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property

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property

Any tangible or intangible thing that is or may be owned by someone.

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Interestingly, while the right to property has been recognized by the Popes, it is seen not as a 'supreme and unconditional right,' for 'no one is allowed to set aside solely for [their] own advantage possessions which exceed [their] needs when others lack the necessities of life' (Populorum Progressio).
I am no lawyer, but I understand language enough to know that judges took a big leap in interpreting wages as being the same as the right to property; it could be described as poetic licence by a law ignoramus like myself.
First, there is no question that individuals have a general right to property under domestic law.
The Tanzimat Decree, which underlines the importance of the right to property and the right to inheritance, also prohibits confiscation for the full safety of private property.
Historian Ananth traces the various stages through which the law on the right to property and its relationship with the idea of socialism as laid down in the Indian Constitution have evolved during the 60 years since the Constitution was adopted in November 1949.
The provision makes no reference to property cultural or otherwise, the restitution of cultural property can conflict with the powerful countervailing human right of the right to property (47) and the broader state interest in the 'protection' and ultimately control of cultural property remains a powerful weapon in the arsenal of the State under international law; a legal regime designed by and still principally for the benefit of States.
He further stressed that even after the right to property was taken out of the fundamental rights chapter, it was still a legal right.
Summary: BEIRUT: The March 14 Alliance is likely to submit Monday a proposal to Parliament to grant Palestinian refugees social and work rights as a compromise solution to improve their living conditions, but continue to deny them the right to property ownership.
It specifies that a Community legislative measure whose application leads to restrictions of the right to property and the freedom to pursue a profession could give rise to non-contractual liability of the Community where it entails disproportionate and intolerable impairment of the very substance of those rights.
Among them are the continuing violations of human rights, the protection of the right to property in occupied territories, and the right of return.
(58) A "disqualified asset" is any property or right to property transferred to the requesting spouse if the principal purpose was the avoidance of tax or payment of tax.
Not acknowledging the loving bond of a union between two people deprives them of liberty, the freedom to choose and, ultimately, the right to property. You need good lawyers who can dig back in your constitutional laws for any loopholes, religious or otherwise, and band together as one big voice, or join forces with all religions who have gay communities and show that Bush must sort out his own back yard with tolerance, freedom, democracy and liberty for all--and remove the zealot ideals that take us back to a world of 60 years ago.