2010 Maryland Code
ESTATES AND TRUSTS
TITLE 4 - WILLS
Subtitle 4 - Rules Relating to Legacies
Section 4-413 - In terrorem clause.
§ 4-413. In terrorem clause.
If probable cause exists for instituting proceedings, a provision in a will purporting to penalize an interested person for contesting the will or instituting other proceedings relating to the estate is void.
[An. Code 1957, art. 93, § 4-413; 1974, ch. 11, § 2.]
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