Terms Used In Maine Revised Statutes Title 38 Sec. 659

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • lands: includes lands and all tenements and hereditaments connected therewith, and all rights thereto and interests therein. See Maine Revised Statutes Title 15 Sec. 225

Damages caused by flowage of lands from which timber or other property shall have been removed under section 658 shall be assessed as though there had been no severance, and the amount paid for such timber or other property with interest to the date of the judgment shall be credited thereon, provided the owner of the land shall have the right to elect whether his damages shall be assessed for flowage as of the time of taking or of flowing.