PLF to Ninth Circuit : Owning land creates property interests protected by due process

September 06, 2012 | By BRIAN HODGES

The Fourteenth Amendment’s Due Process Clause says that no state shall deprive any person of property, without due process of law.  One question that sometimes comes up is, What is “property”?  It’s important to know the answer, because “property”—and the rights inherent in owning property—are protected by ...