Property Law Keyed to Dukeminier
Delfino v. Vealencis
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The plaintiffs, Angelo and Willima Delfino and the defendant Helen Vealencis owned as tenants in common 20.5 acres of land. On a portion of the land, was the defendant’s house as well as a business she operated. The plaintiffs owned an undivided 99/144 interest and the defendant owned a 45/144 interest in the land. The plaintiffs brought suit to partition the property by sale. The defendant moved for an in kind partition. The trial court ruled for a partition via an auction sale and the defendant appealed.
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