My Mother's will included both sons to own the house after death. One son passed before the mother so his share went to his adult children. Before the mother passed she gave the other son rights to own the house through a codicil. Does the will override that decision.
If executed correctly, a codicil is simply an amendment to the original will and therefor in essence becomes part of the original will. So, there is really no "will overriding a codicil" as they are in essence one and the same. If there are issues with the will and the codicil that you have specific questions about you need to contact a probate attorney who will need to review all of the documents to be able to discuss your specific situation directly.
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Ordinarily, a codicil is an amendment to a will, and the codicil would be controlling if it changes the will. However, you need to have the documents reviewed by an attorney and determine what your rights are.
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