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Private-To-Private Takings
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Emma Waring
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-21 - Publisher: Hart Publishing Limited

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Eminent Domain
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: United States. Congress. House. Committee on Financial Services. Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity
Categories: Electronic government information
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

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Property Rights
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: B. Benson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-07 - Publisher: Springer

In an effort to understand the reasons for and consequences of the political backlash to the U.S. Supreme Court decision, Kelo v. New London, this book brings together a diverse group of scholars and practitioners who explore the uses and abuses of eminent domain and regulatory takings.
The Grasping Hand
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Ilya Somin
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-29 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

In 2005, the Supreme Court ruled that the city of New London, Connecticut, could condemn fifteen residential properties in order to transfer them to a new private owner. Although the Fifth Amendment only permits the taking of private property for “public use,” the Court ruled that the transfer of condemned
The Pursuit of Justice
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: E. López
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-07 - Publisher: Springer

The Pursuit of Justice is a realistic yet hopeful analysis of how the law works in practice rather than in theory. The multi-chapter discussion recognizes that decision makers in the law - judges, lawyers, juries, police, forensic experts and more - respond systematically to the incentive structures with which they