This report will be of particular value to legal practitioners and appraisers. A variety of rules pertaining to evidence in condemnation proceedings is reviewed with the major emphasis on the problem of proving the value of property taken or damaged. Various law cases are cited to support the rules of evidence presented together with the reasons the courts gave as the bases for their decisions to admit or exclude various types of evidence. This report presents a composite picture of the state of the law of evidence in eminent domain proceedings for the country as a whole.

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  • Authors:
    • Massey, D T
  • Publication Date: 1970


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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Appendices;
  • Pagination: 77 p.
  • Serial:
    • NCHRP Report
    • Issue Number: 104
    • Publisher: Transportation Research Board
    • ISSN: 0077-5614
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  • Accession Number: 00200879
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, TRB
  • Created Date: Oct 8 1996 12:00AM