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Can a trustee remove jewelry and take it away from her

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Can a trustee remove jewelry and take it away from her mother and not return it? Amount $100.000 Los Angeles, California
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Estate Law
Expert:  RayAnswers replied 11 months ago.

Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you .

No if the jewelry belongs to the mother it should be returned to her.It is her personal property and she can involve the police if necessary.The trustee would not have a right to keep the property unless the mother made it a part of her trust assets. Her personal property belongs to her and she can demand its return.She can involve the police here if necessary and seek the return of it.

I appreciate the chance to help you tonight.Thanks again and I wish her the best here forcing return of her property.

Expert:  RayAnswers replied 11 months ago.

I wish you and your family a happy holidays.

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