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October 21, 2004
Property Rights Up for Grabs
By Henry Lamb
Be it ever so humble, there's no place like home - unless the government wants it.
Until 1954, a man's home was his castle, where no one could enter without an invitation or a warrant. Then, under the watchful eye of the U.S. Congress, the city of Washington, DC decided to exercise eminent domain to take land from poor blacks to redevelop a blighted area. The action was upheld by the Supreme Court [Berman vs. Parker (1954)].
To read this entire article go to http://www.newswithviews.com/Lamb/henry56.htmPosted by Coalition Webbies at October 21, 2004 05:58 PM