Empty Mansions Setting & Symbolism

Bill Dedman
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Checkbook

Huguette often gave checks to her private duty nurse and others at the hospital in return for their kindness toward her. Huguette rarely paid attention to how much money she had in her bank accounts, leaving her lawyers and accountants constantly trying to encourage her to slow her spending. Huguette never followed the advice of the lawyers and accountants. Her lawyers had to constantly transfer money into her accounts to cover her checks.

Huguette's Wills

Huguette signed two wills within six weeks of each other in 2005. The first will left all her money to Huguette’s Clark family with the exception of small gifts to her nurse and a few others. The second will left more to Huguette’s nurse, to her lawyer, and her accountant. Huguette left the majority of the estate to the formation of an art foundation centered at her mother’s estate in...

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