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If an executor (also an heir) refuses to hand over items that

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If an executor (also an heir) refuses to hand over items that are known to belong to a ganddaughter after a grandmothers death what can the granddaughter do?
Assuming the executor has no reason to keep these items (for such things as to pay the estate's debts) then the granddaughter can file a complaint in probate court against the executor for breach of their fiduciary obligations (fiduciary duty means the executor is responsible for the reasonable handling and administration of the estate and must take due care that no heirs or the estate is harmed by their conduct).

The granddaughter can contact the local probate court to see how she can file that complaint as different counties have their own procedures.

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