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POSSESSIO CIVILIS Definition & Legal Meaning

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Possessio fratris de f eodo simplici facit sororem esse hseredem. The brother’s pos POSSESSIO PACIFICA 916 POSSESSION session of an estate in fee-simple makes the sister to be heir. 3 Coke, 41; Broom, Max. Posscssio pacifica pour anns GO facit jus. Peaceable possession for sixty years gives a right. Jenk. Cent. 20.


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