in favorem libertatis

in fa·vor·em li·ber·ta·tis | \ ˌin-fə-ˈvōr-əm-ˌli-bər-ˈtā-təs, ˌin-fä-ˈvō-rem-ˌlē-ber-ˈtä-tis \

Legal Definition of in favorem libertatis 

: in favor of freedom or liberty any doubt as to the free use of immovable property must be resolved in favorem libertatisLouisiana Civil Code

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