10 Years After This City Seized A Woman’s Land: An Empty Lot

Connor D. Wolf The Libertarian Republic 6/24/2015

It’s been a decade since the city of New London, Conn. forcibly took the Fort Trumbull neighborhood for what became private-development, and now all that remains is an empty lot.

In 1998, the area surrounding the waterfront neighborhood saw an increased surge of economic development. This prompted city […]

Cruz Votes Against Castro, Cornyn Votes for Him

Bob Price Breitbart.com Breitbart Texas 10 Jul 2014

HOUSTON, Texas—U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) joined 17 other Republicans in voting for the confirmation of San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to be the next Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). U.S. Senator Ted Cruz joined 25 other Republicans in voting against the confirmation…

…Cornyn did […]

Town Wants To Use Eminent Domain To Seize Homes Worth Less Than Mortgage – Wake Up America

Terresa Monroe-Hamilton NoisyRoom 8/19/2013

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Great news: Cities to apply ‘Kelo’ to … mortgages

Ed Morrissey HotAir.com 7/6/2012

If one wanted to craft a strategy to make the home-mortgage market even less stable, increase already-unsustainable public debt, and erode private property rights even further than we have already seen, it would be hard to top a new idea from California, of all places. Two cities have fashioned a plan […]

EPA in huge power grab to control all ditches and gullies on private land

J. D. Heyes Natural News 6/14/2012

As the federal Leviathan becomes ever larger and all-powerful, its Executive Branch tentacles reach further and further into the American fabric as it seeks to exert authority and control over more and more of our lives.

The latest power-mad grab can be attributed to the not-so-illustrious Environmental Protection Agency […]

Judge Napolitano on House Vote to Overturn Court’s Eminent Domain Ruling

Fox News Insider 2/29/2012

On Tuesday, the House approved legislation to overturn the 2005 Supreme Court decision that declared the ability of states to take control of private property under the doctrine of eminent domain and hand it to another private developer.

Judge Andrew Napolitano talked about this issue on Your World, calling it an […]