Thursday, October 20, 2005
Michigan Looking at Restricting Eminent Domain
The Detroit News reports that in the wake of a US Supreme Court decision citing Michigan as an example of how states can set limits on eminent domain, some lawmakers want to amend the state constitution to permanently restrict its use. The measures would seek to better shield property owners from the court's ruling that allows local governments to take private property for commercial developments.
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