Burial Rights Within The United Kingdom

7 Pages Posted: 8 Feb 2020

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Romaine Miller

University of Law (UK), Students

Date Written: January 5, 2020


This paper outlines the application of Case and Statutory law to the final burial wishes of the deceased in order to prevent conflict amongst surviving family members.

Areas Examined and Referenced: 1.Statutory law and Probate Rules; 2.Testacy and the authority of the executor; 3.Intestacy and the rule of precedence; 4.Views and opinions of law practitioners on burial law.

Keywords: Death, Burial, probate, Intestacy, Testacy, Burial Wishes, United Kingdom, Law Review

Suggested Citation

Miller, Romaine, Burial Rights Within The United Kingdom (January 5, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3516384 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3516384

Romaine Miller (Contact Author)

University of Law (UK), Students ( email )

United Kingdom

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