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A brother is a man or boy who shares one or more parents with another. The female counterpart is a sister. Although the term typically refers to a familial relationship, it is sometimes used endearingly to refer to non-familial relationships. A full brother is a first degree relative.

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    NSW Scammed and scared

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    VIC Facing a VCAT hearing

    Hi, I am the enduring power of attorney for who lives with me, I do all his banking and have ever dollar accounted for, his bank details are kept secured in my cupboard, however I am being taken to VCAT to prove my fathers bank accounts by one brother who does not visit my father at my house, I...
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    QLD Need advice regarding family home

    Hello, I apologise in advance for the epic story you are about to read, but I really do need some advice. I am 53 years old. Back in 1971 or so, my mother (who was in her mid 40's) went to purchase her first home. She was a single working mother, and my 2 older brothers, were 22 and 24. She...