TITLE

Upcoming Ballot Measures Go Beyond Eminent Domain

AUTHOR(S)
Saskal, Rich
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/28/2006, Vol. 357 Issue 32433, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the United States Supreme Court' decision in "Kelo v. New London, Conn." which upholds the government's ability to seize private property for economic development. The Supreme Court's decision has sparked popular sentiment against such uses of eminent domain. The article reports on California's Proposition 90 and similar measures in Idaho, Montana, and Nevada.
ACCESSION #
21801120

 

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