Hello, My parent recently informed my sibling that I would be the main beneficiary of the final will & testament (already finalized legally). My sibling responded by reporting me to the police. My parent believes this was a false report mainly done for revenge. In the report, my sibling appears to have quoted my parent falsly & twisted other things my parent said (both concerning money and about me personally). Although a lawyer may be consulted later on, my parent is determined to first file a police report on my sibling (as a response to the false satements and for other reasons). As far as preparation, should my parent sign an affidavit (regarding the truth of what she said to my sibling) prior to going to the police station? What else could you recommend be done so that my parent goes well prepared. [Sorry, I am just realizing that I am asking European lawyers about an issue occuring in the United States. If I can´t be helped correctly then I apologize and would prefer my question cancelled.]
HelloI would recommend that your parent simply puts everything that happened and was said in writing and is absolutely certain of her story before she goes to the police. THere is no need to prepare an affidavit because the police will prepare a statement when your parent is interviewed by them and she can attest to the truthfulness of the statement in front of them and at the time of signing. Can I help you further?Best wishesJohn
HiPlease can you alter your rating because it is classed as negative, which means it affects my feedback rating and I receive no credit for helping you. Please, three stars or above.I am more than happy to answer further questions in order to ensure that you are satisfied. Thank you very muchJohn
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