Virginia Ballot to Include Eminent-Domain Question

Virginians will decide at the polls this fall if the state Constitution should be amended to make it harder for government to seize property by eminent domain. The measure was inspired by a 2005 U.S. Supreme Court case that upheld the right of governments to take private property for economic development projects.
April 9, 2012
 

Virginians will decide at the polls this fall if the state Constitution should be amended to make it harder for government to seize property by eminent domain. The measure was inspired by a 2005 U.S. Supreme Court case that upheld the right of governments to take private property for economic development projects.

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