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Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal | Summer 2023

Volume 58, Issue 2


Originalism’s Achilles Heel: The Takings Clause

Audrey K. Carver

The Takings Clause presents an Achilles heel for originalism. The natural meaning of the text and historical evidence tends to show that the Takings Clause requires compensation only for physical tak…

Sep 28, 2023 31 min read