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

    It is of interest to the state that each one should make good use of his property. Interest reipublicae ut sit finis litium. It is of interest to the state that there should be an end of litigation. See 67 Conn. 91, 52 Am. St. Rep. 270, 32 L. R. A. 236, 34 Atl. 714.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    It is the concern of the state that every one nses his property properly.