Many people find it hard to believe that until 35 years ago or so, a citizen was largely without remedy when federal employees violated his or her Constitutional rights. 1,315 more words
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One of Harry S Truman’s favorite admonitions was that one should never confuse wishes for facts. In today’s case, Bill Johnson wanted to have the rights to use John Bradley’s lake so much that he convinced himself that he did. 1,155 more words
WILMINGTON, MA — Here are FIVE things that happened at the Wilmington Board of Selectmen Meeting on Monday, March 13, 2017. (Look for five more things tomorrow. 430 more words
Focus on Real Estate: Quick Tips.
In Alberta, real estate is registered with the Land Titles Office, whose documents are public information. That means that if you pay a bit of money, you can call up the title (also known as the “deed”) for a piece of property that you may be interested in buying. 105 more words
We all know the mantra of adverse possession — in order to establish that a party has obtained title to land pursuant to adverse possession, a party has to show that its possession of the land has been open, notorious, exclusive and hostile continuously for a period set by statute (from five to 21 years, depending on state law). 868 more words
HOA President Raul Telles and Vice President Allen Goodman cut away rebar that was protruding from the easements behind Villa Valencia residents’ homes. Those residents were facing fines from the city, but the Board of Directors intervened. 137 more words