Adverse Possession
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The conditions in which adverse possession begins decide the kind of title acquired by the disseisor, which may be fee easy title, mineral rights, or another interest in real property. Adverse possession’s origins are based both in statutory actions and in general law precepts, so the details concerning adverse possession actions differ by jurisdiction. The necessary time of uninterrupted possession is governed by the statute of limitations. Other elements of adverse possession are judicial constructs.

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