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Author Somin, Ilya.

Title The grasping hand : Kelo v. City of New London and the limits of eminent domain, with a new preface / Ilya Somin.

Publication Info. Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  343.0252 SOMIN    Check Shelf
Edition [Paperback edition].
Description xx, 356 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Note "A Cato Institute book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-344) and index.
Contents The trouble in Fort Trumbull -- From public use to public purpose -- The perils of public purpose -- The Kelo decision -- The political backlash -- Why the backlash often fell short -- The judicial reaction -- Should blight and economic development takings be reformed or banned?
Subject Kelo, Susette -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Kelo, Susette. (OCoLC)fst01669430
Eminent domain -- United States -- Cases.
Zoning law -- United States -- Cases.
Land use -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Cases.
New London (Conn.) -- Trials, litigation, etc.
Eminent domain. (OCoLC)fst00908749
Land use -- Law and legislation. (OCoLC)fst00991514
Zoning law. (OCoLC)fst01184633
Connecticut -- New London. (OCoLC)fst01205494
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Trials, litigation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01423712
ISBN 022642216X
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