Florida state agency tries to renege on 130-year old land sale

March 26, 2014 | By CHRISTINA MARTIN

Florida has some great legal protections for private property. For example, the Bert J. Harris Act passed in 1995, was designed to protect private property from government actions that “inordinately burden, restrict, or limit private property rights” but that may not rise to the level of an unconstitutional taking. Unfortunately, that s ...