TITLE

Court Okays Compensation Based On Comparison

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Land Use Law Report;2009, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a court case wherein the a land owner was granted just compensation for the condemnation of his property, but was denied a reverter clause. Shawn Ashby Postlethwait was granted 1,500 U.S. dollars per acre for his 2.5 acre land in Collier Florida, as just compensation for the government using it as part of the Big Cypress National Preserve. He was denied a reverter clause since there is no evidence to his speculation that the government may convert the land for commercial use.
ACCESSION #
43931716

 

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