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Potestas terrae finitur, ubi finitur armorum vis  pōtās´tas tār´rī fēnē´tūr, ū´bē fēnē´tūr armō´rūm wēs .  pōtes´tus te´rā fi´nitɜr, ū´bē fi´nitɜr armō´rum vis . 

Source:
Guide to Latin in International Law
Author(s):

Aaron X. Fellmeth,

Maurice Horwitz

“Power over the land ends wherever the force of arms ends.”An expression of the “cannonshot rule,” which was used ...

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