Title
Microsoft Word - Hearne-Brinton-Largent Final.doc
By
alyneh
Description
THE TRAILS ACT: RAILROADING PROPERTY OWNERS AND TAXPAYERS FOR MORE THAN A QUARTER CENTURY Mark F. (Thor) Hearne, II∗ Lindsay Brinton Meghan Largent Editors’ Synopsis: In this Article, the Authors present a practitioner’s view of the conflict between the worthy objective the Trails Act was intended to achieve and the realities of how the Act serves to take property from landowners without providing the just compensation the Fifth Amendment requires. The authors argue that several recommended...

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