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‘Very relieved’: John Olsen happy after torrid legal fight over $2.2 million cash ‘gift’ – Sydney Morning Herald

The acclaimed artist’s stepdaughter lost her bid to overturn a court ruling that she acted unconscionably in procuring the money from her terminally ill mother.



It had been a “very arduous four years” and “for John, it’s been a very sad experience”, he said.
“He’s happy but he’s not jumping up and down in celebration,” Mr Olsen jnr said. “He’s taking it very humbly.”
Karen Mentink outside the NSW Supreme Court last year.Credit:Ben Rushton
Mr Olsen jnr said “it’s like the weight of the world has been lifted off the family’s shoulders” and they were “very relieved”.
“To be in your 90s…

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