Eminent domain's poster children

Gable, Eryn
October 2007
High Country News;10/15/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 19, p6
The article provides information on some of the ranchers who are on the front line of the fight against the military proposal to expand the Pinon Canyon Maneuver Site in Fort Carson, Colorado. Ranchers in the area believe that the military will use eminent domain to take their land because the Army has done it before when the training facility was first established in the 1980s. Kennie Gyurman and Maria Gyurman plans to raise a few head of cattle on the 148 acres they bought. Tim Roberts and Annette Roberts have been so embroiled in fighting the expansion and keeping their ranch afloat.


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