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Volume 11  Number 3  •  Winter 2007
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Kelo and Its Discontents
The Worst (or Best?) Thing to Happen to Property Rights
By Edward J. López, Sasha M. Totah
This article appeared in the Winter 2007 issue of The Independent Review

Did the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Kelo v. City of New London set off a political backlash that will ultimately strengthen property-rights protections? An examination of post-Kelo developments at state and local levels suggests that reports of the death of private-property rights may be greatly exaggerated.

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