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Can a trust be changed if it can be proven the terms were setup to continue psychological abuse?

I have a trust fund that's designed so the trustee heavily controls my access to the finances. I have to give him a bunch of documentation to get money. It's my understanding most trusts just let you ...
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Solving unjust enrichment when funds aren’t traceable?

If a trustee steals money from a trust to pay off an overdrawn bank account, the beneficiary can no longer use subrogation as they no longer have a proprietary interest (due to funds being untraceable)...
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Are trusts shielded from legal penalties?

Imagine suing a person for copyright infringement, defamation, or whatever. You win your case, and a judge awards you $1 million. However, the person you sued has a nice job and a beautiful home, but ...
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