Eminent Domain

Eminent domain (United States, the Philippines), compulsory purchase (United Kingdom, New Zealand, Ireland), resumption (Hong Kong), resumption/compulsory acquisition (Australia), or expropriation (South Africa, Canada) is the power of a state or a national government to take private property for public use. However, it can be legislatively delegated by the state to municipalities, government subdivisions, or even to private persons or corporations, when they are authorized to exercise the functions of public character.The property may be taken either for government use or by delegation to third parties, who will devote it to public or civic use or, in some cases, to economic development.
Posts about Eminent Domain
  • Concerned About a Gas Pipeline?

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  • PennEast Submits Application To FERC For PA to NJ Pipeline

    … law or real estate law, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices, P.C. The current proposed route is below: Like this: Like Loading... Related Filed under Business Law, Consumer Advocacy, Energy Law, News & Events, Real Estate Tagged as Condemnation, CPCN, Eminent Domain, FERC, natural gas, PennEast, Pipeline …

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