What must a benefciairy do in order to collect their inheritance?

Question Details: My mom left me $61,000 in her Will. My brother has the check for that amount, however he wants me to sign some legal items before he turns it over. This sounds illegal to me. The Will states to "share and share alike". Is he blackmailing me? What would you say to him to get him to turn over the check? Am I in the right legally?

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