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Hello and thank you for the question. I am sorry to read of this dilemma.
The trustee owes a duty of care to the trust and beneficiaries under the trust
as such, no document can be used to change that and any attempt to sell assets for personal use would be void
A trust can only be changed where the creator of the trust decides to do it and the trust is designated as revocable and the change is not done under fraud, duress or without capacity
From what you mentioned the trust may be changed here.
and a lawyer involvement and a court order can enjoin one from seeking to harm the trust, its beneficiaries and the assets
Please let me know if you are satisfied with the answer or if I can clarify anything for you
can my aunt as the creator of the trust still remove the trustee that designated himself by the resignation document that she was coerced to signed and can someone legally obtain a copy of the trust that has been changed if it was not recorded
she may not be removed
there is fraud, duress and bad faith involved in the attempt to remove
The trust is not publicly filed
but it can be obtained by demand from the trustee
and a court can order its disclosure especially where there are allegations of misconduct
Please let me know if you are satisfied with the answer.
I wish you the best and a restful sunday
thank you very much for your answer, you too have a nice sunday
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