April 2007
Fire Chief;Apr2007, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p82
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the issues concerning the right of eminent domain as recognized in the U.S. The Fifth Amendment of the Constitution allows the federal government to acquire private property which includes homes and land. Furthermore, the 14th Amendment covers the same right to individual states which can condemn property to municipalities for the betterment of the economy.


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