In 1818, however, many citizens were in debt for their lands, and "squatters" invaded the rights of settlers.
Some squatters settled here before 1646.
In parts of the state it became impossible to get a jury composed of these small squatters to convict anybody for stealing or killing cattle, and so bad did this become that, in 1892, certain cattlemen formed a small army of mounted men and invaded the central part of the state with the avowed intention of killing all the men generally considered to be stock thieves, an episode known as the Johnson County Raid.
His views on the land question and secular education aroused the bitter hostility of the rich squatters and the clergy; but his singular nobility of character, no less than his powers of mind, made him one of the most influential men in the Assembly.
Before 1854 Kansas was an Indian land, although on its Indian reservations (created in its east part for eastern tribes removed thither after 1830) some few whites resided: missionaries, blacksmiths, agents, farmers supposed to teach the Indians agriculture, and land " squatters," - possibly Boo in all.
In the summer of 1854 Missouri " squatters " began to post claims to border lands and warn away intending anti-slavery settlers.
For two years after that date a constant stream of squatters with their sheep flowed in from around Sydney and Tasmania to settle in the Port Phillip district, and by 1841 the population of the town had grown to 11,000.
Extremely well suited for sheep-farming, the natural pastures of the country were quickly parcelled out into huge pastoral crown leases, held by prosperous licensees, the squatters, who in many cases aspired to become a country gentry by turning their leases into freeholds.
The Silverado Squatters was published in 1883, and also the more important Treasure Island, which made Stevenson for the first time a popular writer.
Waitz, and, though disputed by many squatters and most anthropologists, is now admitted on the strength of the evidence of Howitt, Cameron, Mrs Langloh Parker, Dawson, W.
In May 1880 he married, and moved to the desolate mining-camp which he has described in The Silverado Squatters.
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Of the civil remedies available the accelerated possession procedure provides the most effective means of removing squatters.
They also put up notices claiming squatters ' rights in the woodland.
Istanbul receives an estimated 500,000 migrants each year from the rural areas of the country, most of whom become squatters.
In several cases, returnees have found squatters in their former residences.
Another tenant in a neighboring Tower Block had squatters break in, twice, next door to her and her young daughter.
In some cases, the distribution of lands already occupied by squatters led to conflicts between the two groups.
Any risk that there is arises from the occupation of the site by the illegal squatters.
Unfortunately, it's a process that can also force working class communities, close knit neighbors and poor squatters out of their homes.
squatters rights and all that.
squatters community (more than 150 families ).
squatters ' rights in the woodland.
squatters ' camp.
The diary kept by the young surveyor indicates that there were already many squatters, largely of German origin, along the South Branch of the Potomac. Christopher Gist, a surveyor in the employ of the first Ohio Company (see Ohio Company), which was composed chiefly of Virginians, in1751-1752explored the country along the Ohio river north of the mouth of the Kanawha, and the company sought to have a fourteenth colony established with the name " Vandalia."
Squatters still in adverse possession after two years will be entitled to be registered as proprietor.
Unfortunately, it 's a process that can also force working class communities, close knit neighbors and poor squatters out of their homes.
Since she could potentially claim squatters rights and all that.
Adjacent to the railroad track is a large squatters community (more than 150 families).
This is the middle class of the squatters ' camp.
The protest drew national attention until federal marshals removed the "squatters" in 1971.
There are tons of sites out there that specialize in brokering deals between buyers and sellers, as well as current and former cyber squatters who just so happen to sit on a chunk of good domains waiting for an offer.
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