[Homestead] Eminent Domain, its terrible power, abuse
lurine at softcom.net
Mon Sep 20 00:35:02 EDT 2004
BTW, Dumbya nd friends never finished paying the city the money they owed on
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> > "While Bush claims publicly to "do everything I can to defend the
> > power of private property and private property rights," he and his
> > partners in the Texas Rangers arranged for Texas authorities to
> > expropriate private land to allow the investors their new baseball
> > stadium. When some resisted, or balked at the low prices being
> > offered, their land was condemned and expropriated it by force of law.
> > This occurred on 270 acres of land, even though only about 17 acres
> > were needed for the ballpark. The rest was used by Bush and Co. for
> > commercial development, and has provided the basis of his personal
> > fortune."
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