Traducción de eminent domain en español:

eminent domain

derecho a expropiar, n.


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    (por causa de utilidad pública) derecho a expropiar masculino
    • He is sponsoring legislation to restrict municipalities' rights to take property by eminent domain.
    • In the personal property aspect, there was a recent court opinion that said that the government could by eminent domain take property from citizens for public use.
    • The Kelo decision permitted the use of eminent domain for private development projects and has touched off a firestorm of protest throughout the country.
    • Lloyd's article has plenty of history about eminent domain, and how private developers are increasingly using it to get a hold of land they want.
    • After years of rubber-stamping, courts are beginning to cut back on the use of eminent domain for private parties.
    • He says six states have upheld the use of eminent domain for private business development, while nine forbid it.
    • Without eminent domain, acquiring enough property for a stadium could become expensive.
    • At least since the 1980s, many states have tended to interpret the government's eminent domain power extremely broadly.
    • State officials had asked municipalities to hold off on property seizures until the legislature considers changing the state's eminent domain laws.
    • Federal agencies would be granted the power of eminent domain to speed the building of more power transmission lines.