Kelo v. New London - Amicus Brief for the US Supreme Court

Kelo v. New London - Amicus Brief for the US Supreme Court
Joel R. Burcat, Counsel of Record; John C. Snyder, Elizabeth U. Witmer, Co-authors; et al.
Counsel Press

Joel R. Burcat, Partner and Vice Chair of the Environment, Energy and Utilities Department, prepared this amicus brief for the Supreme Court of the United States. The amici curiae addresses the following question.

Whether in condemnation actions the courts should verify statements by legislative bodies that a particular use of the condemned property is a "public use" in order to guarantee federal constitutional rights of the property owner.

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