(1) Any person aggrieved by the action of the District Court in admitting a will
to record or rejecting it may bring an original action in the Circuit Court of the
same county to contest the action of the District Court. Such action shall be brought within two (2) years after the decision of the District
Court. The parties may, in the same action, or in a separate action if the validity of
the will is not in issue, seek construction, interpretation or reformation of a will.
(2) Upon filing an adversary proceeding in Circuit Court in matters involving probate
whether in a testate or intestate proceeding or an action pursuant to subsection (1)
of this section, the plaintiff shall forthwith lodge a notice of the action in the
office of the county clerk of the county in which the will was admitted to probate
or rejected, or if in an intestate estate in the office of the county clerk of the
county in which the estate was probated. Such notice shall state the name of the testator, the style of the action, the court
in which the action has been filed, the file number assigned to the action by the
clerk of the court in which it has been filed, the nature of the action, and the date
on which the action was commenced. Said notice shall be signed by plaintiff or his attorney and no jurat shall be necessary. The county clerk shall record and index said notice as if it were a will.
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