One of a handful issues I have with Donald Trump is his appetite for eminent domain. Whenever you watch a tear-jerking eminent-domain story on television, it serves as a grim reminder that we are not, by any stretch of the imagination, totally free.
The Story of George W. Bush, the Texas Rangers Stadium and Eminent Domain
Eminent domain is wonderful, so says Donald Trump. It is one area where the populist candidate may be showing his real values.
Without seeking permission, a small group of defiant armed men seized control of coveted property in Oregon. They weren't welcomed by local residents, some of whom petitioned the government to evict the intruders from federally administered land.
Air Force puts pressure on mine owners with possible eminent domain seizure
"Civil Asset Forfeiture. "Efforts to limit seizures of money, homes and other property from people who may never be convicted of a crime are stalling out amid a wave of pressure from prosecutors and police.
It came as a shock when the company that sold her the unit told her the complex was being converted into rental apartments ("terminated"), and that she had to accept what the company offered – far less than what she had paid.
Government officials like to use eminent domain for the convenience of their preferred policies and/or the enrichment of themselves and their buddies.
A town is working to "demolish a working-class neighborhood" by seizing 354 homes and passing the land off to a private commercial developer. Using federal dollars and the highly-abused power of eminent domain, the city intends to evict
Philadelphia's Office of the District Attorney agreed to dismiss its civil-forfeiture proceedings against the family homes of Christos Sourovelis and Doila Welch. Both families will no longer have to worry about losing their homes
That's right, Americans are having private land taken because it's being designated as sensitive "wilderness" only to sell rights to some of that land to special interests like miners and frackers.
Anarchast Ep. 173 Ernest Hancock: Declare Your Independence!
The Kentners own residential lots along San Carlos Bay in Sanibel, Florida. Because their property is along the high-tide line, they enjoy an right to build docks over the water abutting their property, subject to reasonable regulation.
James Dupree is a world-renowned artist and native son of Philadelphia, who is about to see his art studio turned into a grocery store, thanks to the rubber-stamp review that passes for judging when his city exercises eminent domain.
Dan Happel presents his outstanding Agenda 21 outline in Kalispell, MT.
In the wake of a Bundy Ranch crisis sparked by a militarized federal land-grab effort in Nevada, it seems that the Department of Interior has set its sights on a new prize - this time targeting once protected Indian reservation land on Pine Ridge in
Former Reason TV producer Ted Balaker and his wife Courtney Balaker are producing a movie based on the travails of Suzette Kelo, whose fight against eminent domain abuse resulted in the landmark case Kelo v. City of New London.
You do your research and you choose a retreat property far off the beaten path.
Properties were seized and a neighborhood razed in the name of ‘economic development’ that never came
I read your article and would like more information if there is a continuation of helping out property owners with getting their rights back? I am also affected by this and do not know where to turn to no. The AG office will not speak to me and if tRead Letter
Charles Goyette (Author of The Dollar Meltdown and Red and Blue and Broke All Over and co-host of Ron Paul's America) comes on the show to provide an economic update and forecast.
The title of the article is not hyperbole.
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