I am prepared to wait a while longer.
1. Dear *****, Probate needs to have been extracted before a partial distribution can be made. Unless Probate has been taken out, there is no authority in law given to anybody to deal with the estate. However, once a Grant of Probate has been obtained, then a partial distribution can be made. So, the executor should hurry up and take out probate. In Future, when you ask a question, please reference the facts. Don't write, same as before, because there is no reference to previous questions kept.
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