A victory for property rights

July 1994
U.S. News & World Report;7/4/94, Vol. 117 Issue 1, p14
Reports that in 1989, Florence and John Dolan decided to expand their store in Tigard, Oregon, and the city gave a qualified go-ahead: The store could be enlarged if the couple set aside a strip of land along an adjacent creek for a bicycle path and greenway. Protests and legal suit by the Dolans; Supreme Court ruling in their favor, a victory for property-rights advocates; Fears of environmentalists.


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