PREPARATION OF THE CASE OF THE PUBLIC TAKING

FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES IN HANDLING EMINENT DOMAIN OR EXPROPRIATION WORK ARE REVIEWED. THE AXIOMS EXAMINED IN THIS FIELD INCLUDE THAT OF THE RIGHTS OF SOVEREIGNTY, AND COMPENSATION. THE CONDUCT OF ATTORNEYS IN FEDERAL AND STATE CASES ARE DISCUSSED. THE QUESTION OF APPRAISERS IS DISCUSSED AND COMMENTS ARE MADE ON THE LEGAL ISSUES INVOLVED. THE PROCEDURE, DISCOVERY AND TRIAL ASPECTS OF THE SEIZING OF LAND ARE DETAILED. INSTANCES ARE CITED OF CASES COMMITED BY FEDERAL TRIAL COURT AND OTHERS INVOLVING CONGRESS AND STATE AGENCIES.

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 7-14
  • Serial:
    • Right of Way
    • Volume: 20 N
    • Publisher: International Right of Way Association
    • ISSN: 0035-5275

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00200893
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 15 1974 12:00AM