You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #7: Eminent Domaine has already been threatened here in a nearby town [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (Through 2005) Donate to DU
in_cog_ni_to Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-16-05 03:22 PM
Response to Original message
7. Eminent Domaine has already been threatened here in a nearby town
one business wanting the property of another. We have a HUGE antique mall in downtown Kankakee. A very wealthy, well known businessman wanted the building and land the antique mall is in. He wants to use the land for a parking lot! The owners of the mall were offered $330,000 for the building and land and they said NO. Then, Mr. wealthy buisnessman told the antique store owners that if they didn't settle for the $330,000 he would use Eminent Domaine. :( They sold to him because they were blackmailed, basically. Threatened. They were NOT happy about it either. The sign across the front of their building says, "FORCED TO GO OUT OF BUSINESS!!!!" In HUGE letters so everyone can see it.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (Through 2005) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC