Swift Legislative (Over)Reaction to Eminent Domain: Be Careful What You Wish For
Patricia E. Salkin
Swift Legislative (Over)Reactionto Eminent DomainBe Careful WhatYou Wish ForBy Patricia E. Salkin media frenzy in the aftermaat of Kelo v. City of New London, 125 S. Ct. 2655 (2005), has led to the introduction of hundrred of pieces of legislation in approximately 40 states and to attempts by Congress to either overtuur or severely curtail the effect of the U.S. Supreme Court’s holding. This article examines some of the various legislative approaches that have been offered and concludes that more...