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The Government Took My Property! A Comparison of Acquisition Law in Australia and the United States
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: Australian English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » City planning
Most people don't think much about acquisitions or "takings" of private property by the government--until they receive a letter that their land is about to be taken! This complex subject is made easy to understand in this volume. The author uses zany humor and bizarre examples to describe the history of acquisitions in Australia and the USA, and how they have come to be what they are today.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 122, Number 7 - May 2013
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 186,160. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Land Use
The Yale Law Journal, May 2013, features articles by David Schleicher on zoning, William Baude on federal eminent domain, Cass Sunstein on paternalist behavioral economics, and Amy Kapczynski & Talha Syed on patents and excludability. This Issue 7 also feature extensive student work on JOBS Act, church employees, and constitutional moments, among other topics, plus prison writing contest winners.