California Code, Evidence Code - EVID § 1330

Evidence of a statement contained in a deed of conveyance or a will or other writing purporting to affect an interest in real or personal property is not made inadmissible by the hearsay rule if:

(a) The matter stated was relevant to the purpose of the writing;

(b) The matter stated would be relevant to an issue as to an interest in the property;  and

(c) The dealings with the property since the statement was made have not been inconsistent with the truth of the statement.

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