446.260. It shall be lawful for the adverse party to rebut such evidence by proof that the grantee in such certificate or patent named was not, at the time the same or either of them issued, the owner of the injured lands in lieu of which the said certificate or patent issued, and the title to the land located by virtue of such certificate or patent shall be determined according to the rights of the parties to the land, as located by virtue thereof.
(RSMo 1939 § 1540)
Prior revisions: 1929 § 1376; 1919 § 1826; 1909 § 2393
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