Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A "destitute person" is one who has no money or other property available for hls maintenance or support. Nor-ridgewoek v. Solon, 49 Me. 385; Woods v. Perkins, 43 La. Ann. 347, 9 South. 48.