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June 28, 2006 at 3:07 PM

Divorce, Hyderabad-style

Another good reason for Bill Gates and Warren Buffett to give their fortunes to charity, instead of their children: it may prevent their descendents from ending up in court, squabbling over the money.

Just look at what’s happening to the estate of a previous World’s Richest Man, the Nizam of Hyderabad, whose divorce settlement won’t let him sell any of his palaces, according to a story in the Guardian.

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