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In re Thompson
 Ch. 342,  All Eng. Rep. 805 (1933)
Thompson was a member of Trinity Hall at Cambridge University. When Thompson died, his will bequeathed a legacy of ₤1,000 (British pounds sterling) to his friend George Lloyd, who was a member of the same college, with absolute discretion to apply the money as he thought fit to promote and further fox hunting. Thompson bequeathed and devised the residuary of his estate to the college. One of the legatees filed a summons asking the court to make a general declaration with respect to the fox-hunting legacy. Lloyd conceded that the legacy was not intended for him personally, but he wanted to carry out Thompson’s wishes if he could do so legally, and he was willing to promise to apply the legacy as Thompson directed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Clauson, J.)
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