squatter's rights


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squatter's rights

See adverse possession.
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He did some research into what action the couple could take and decided he would try to claim squatter's rights.
Lambeth council says he cannot claim squatter's rights because he has not lived there continuously for that period.
The Blues know he will be incredibly hard to shift because he has squatter's rights.
Controversial Cardiff businessman Mark Roberts, right - a renowned expert on the ancient laws and history of Lordships of the Manor - had argued it was wrong for the Crown to claim squatter's rights over land he says is his under legal principles dating back to the Norman Conquest.
Certainly there must have been something pleasant for Lane in making the comedy, in which he and comic Lee Evans play brothers bent on evicting a mouse who is exercising squatter's rights in the old mansion they've just inherited.
And when she tried to evict the new tenant he refused to move, claiming squatter's rights.
He loves you and his baby and, although those strong feelings don't entitle him to take up squatter's rights in your life, you can never separate completely from someone you have a child with.
The Late Late Show host has argued heacquired title to the plot - which runs the length of his home in Dublin's plush Dalkey area - following adverse possession or squatter's rights.
Mr Charlton claims he owns the site, but Kenny has argued he acquired title to the land-whichruns the length of his home - following "adverse possession" or squatter's rights.
THE Queen has won squatter's rights over a tract of the Severn Estuary potentially worth millions.
He almost has squatter's rights after that length of time.