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March 7, 2005

This land is their land

The Bergen Record carries a Steven Greenhut editorial. Greenhut is a columnist at the Orange County Register and author of, "Abuse of Power."

AFTER A LANDMARK eminent-domain case was argued before the U.S. Supreme Court last month, I was left with the depressing realization that the court is populated with justices who are not capable of making the most basic constitutional distinctions, or of even understanding the crucial property-rights issue at stake.

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Also:
Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Eminent domain case tilting towards cities
CounterPunch.com, When Pfizer Came to New London. Corporate Giveaways vs. Eminent Domain
The Washington Post, Homeowners Challenge Government Seizures of Property to Generate Higher Tax Revenue

Posted by lumi at March 7, 2005 7:09 AM