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August 3, 2007

Eminent Domain Appeal Brief Filed

From Develop Don't Destroy Brooklyn's web site dddb.net:

On July 31st plaintiffs--property owners and tenants--filed their appeal in the United States 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals. They are appealing the Eastern District Court's decision on defendants' motion to dismiss the Constitutional challenge to the use of eminent domain for Forest City Ratner's Atlantic Yards, aka: Goldstein v. Pataki.


Click here to download the brief [pdf].

All papers from the suit are here.

Oral argument on the appeal will be on October 9th at 10am.
(The courthouse is at 500 Pearl Street in Manhattan. Map.)

Posted by lumi at August 3, 2007 11:09 AM