nullius in bonis


nullius in bonis
In the property of no one; not property. In the language of Lord Coke, the burial of the cadaver is nullius in bonis. Griffith v Charlotte, Columbia & Augusta Railroad Co. 23 SC 25.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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