December 5, 2007

Inverse Condemnation Blog on The Colorado Eminent Domain Case

By Inverse Condemnation Blog on The Colorado Eminent Domain Case

by Timothy Sandefur

The Inverse Condemnation Blog has an in-depth look at the Wheat Ridge case that I mentioned here. "Whoa, eminent domain is a tool to 'redistribute' private property 'in any manner that future circumstances and the public welfare demand?' I thought eminent domain was supposed to be used to take property when it is needed 'for public use.' Silly me." Well, at least the justices get credit for their candor.

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