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glinda Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-31-11 05:23 PM
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7. We lost our house and business to Eminent Domain. They just paid for the land and
a small amount for the house which was a three story brick warehouse. Nothing for the business at all. Government robbed our family.
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  -Warning: Your Life is About to be Eminent Domained McCamy Taylor  Aug-31-11 05:05 PM   #0 
  - K&R  drm604   Aug-31-11 05:08 PM   #1 
  - Are you for real? Eminent Domain requires "just compensation" per the  banned from Kos   Aug-31-11 05:09 PM   #2 
  - Somehow, I don't think you read the article.  sudopod   Aug-31-11 05:15 PM   #3 
  - You are correct - I edited on second read.  banned from Kos   Aug-31-11 05:19 PM   #4 
     - fair enough! :)  sudopod   Aug-31-11 05:20 PM   #5 
  - I'm so glad I glanced up and saw your edit -  enlightenment   Aug-31-11 05:23 PM   #6 
  - We lost our house and business to Eminent Domain. They just paid for the land and  glinda   Aug-31-11 05:23 PM   #7 
  - Exactly. If you can get unimproved land value, you are doing well. /nt  TheMadMonk   Aug-31-11 09:48 PM   #17 
  - Excuse me, but look around you. In Allentown, PA, e.g., the DEMOCRATIC Mayor is using E.D. to  WinkyDink   Aug-31-11 10:08 PM   #18 
     - sounds like they are trying to purge the neighborhood..  socialindependocrat   Sep-01-11 09:34 AM   #30 
        - Am certain that played into our EM situation in the early 60's.  glinda   Sep-01-11 01:36 PM   #33 
  - Poletown Michigan?!?!??  Motown_Johnny   Aug-31-11 05:33 PM   #8 
  - Poletown Neighborhood Council v. Detroit is the name of the court case.  McCamy Taylor   Aug-31-11 05:40 PM   #9 
  - There were eminent domain issues in the 1960s-70s  LiberalEsto   Aug-31-11 05:47 PM   #10 
  - So, true. That's why I mention North Georgia. Our country was built upon  McCamy Taylor   Aug-31-11 07:14 PM   #12 
  - If you look at where interstates were put through large cities in the 60s and 70s and then compare..  blackspade   Aug-31-11 08:35 PM   #15 
     - They did similar things in Appalachia  LiberalEsto   Sep-01-11 07:23 AM   #25 
     - There are several great books on the subject:  blackspade   Sep-01-11 08:24 AM   #26 
     - Interstate 81 Cut my aunts driveway.  BobbyBoring   Sep-01-11 05:24 PM   #38 
  - Great OP. But you forgot to do a count of  truedelphi   Aug-31-11 06:27 PM   #11 
  - Ah yes, the good old days when "Republican" meant protecting the property of the rich from the state  McCamy Taylor   Aug-31-11 07:17 PM   #13 
     - Oh, but Kelo Vs City of New London occurred in 2005  truedelphi   Aug-31-11 09:15 PM   #16 
        - I guess that is one way to defeat Perry in the primaries.  McCamy Taylor   Aug-31-11 11:02 PM   #19 
  - Right on!  blackspade   Aug-31-11 08:28 PM   #14 
  - K&R nt  woo me with science   Aug-31-11 11:46 PM   #20 
  - K&R  raouldukelives   Sep-01-11 12:17 AM   #21 
  - Now we know where the right-wing projection about "death panels" is coming from...  saras   Sep-01-11 12:29 AM   #22 
  - Didn't Jerry Jones Do the Same In Arlington with His Cowboys Stadium?  LarryNM   Sep-01-11 05:54 AM   #23 
  - K&R  Fuzzbuzz   Sep-01-11 06:17 AM   #24 
  - K&R  midnight   Sep-01-11 08:58 AM   #27 
  - Off topic, but I wish that you practiced in TN.  dotymed   Sep-01-11 08:59 AM   #28 
  - Consistent with the agenda of the global oligarchy  desertrat777   Sep-01-11 09:19 AM   #29 
  - This is the whole enchilada.  The Backlash Cometh   Sep-01-11 12:22 PM   #31 
  - K&R  Ignis   Sep-01-11 12:51 PM   #32 
  - You forgot to mention the Kock Bros. schemes to "privatize" public assets for private profit. nt  99th_Monkey   Sep-01-11 02:35 PM   #34 
  - K&R (n/t)  a2liberal   Sep-01-11 03:32 PM   #35 
  - Even that Texas law wouldn't have helped  DissedByBush   Sep-01-11 04:33 PM   #36 
  - We are all Native Americans and can expect as much mercy as they were shown ... by elite murderers .  defendandprotect   Sep-01-11 04:41 PM   #37 
  - It is the same greedy  Enthusiast   Sep-01-11 05:28 PM   #39 
 

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