Duhaime's Law Dictionary

Pro Possessore Definition:

Latin: a person who holds something only as possessor, not necessarily as owner.

Related Terms: Pro Possessore Habetur Qui Dolo Injuriave

As a possessor, and not as an owner.

For example, a person may exercise certain rights over a thing not as owner but pro possessore: as a person who possesses, but does not own, the thing.

G. W. Bush wrote:

"The possessor possessore (is) the person who could produce no other argument to prove his title to possession other than the fact of the possession itself."


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