On November 30, the Supreme Court will hear oral argument in Wilkins v. United States, a lawsuit brought by private property owners in Montana against the federal government. True North Law’s Steve Davis breaks down the case in this article published in the American Bar Association’s Preview magazine. Steve explains how a dispute about a federal government roadway easement across these landowners’ property became a federal case adjudicated in the nation’s highest court.
- Landowners file lawsuit against federal government seeking compensation for property taken for the Great Redwood Trail
- American Bar Association Publishes Article by True North Law’s Steve Davis on Wilkins v. United States Property Rights Case
- True North Law asks court to hold the federal government liable for taking additional Sarasota landowners’ property
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Great summary of a great conference! @invcondemnation: https://www.inversecondemnation.com/inversecondemnation/2022/10/brigham-kanner-property-rights-conference-wrap-up.html @BrighamKanner @PacificLegal @OwnersCounsel @StephenSDavis @SteveClarkeVA
Louisiana repeats Judge Smails' decree (in Caddyshack) - "You'll get nothing and like it!" - in egregious case of government taking of private property w/o compensation in violation of 5th Amend. Check out True North's SCOTUS amicus brief in this case at: https://truenorthlawgroup.com
True North Law files SCOTUS amicus brief supporting Louisiana landowners whose property was taken w/o compensation in violation of 5th Amend. Honored to file on behalf of @ReasonFdn & @slf_liberty in support of @PacificLegal. Read it at: https://truenorthlawgroup.com @invcondemnation
Happy 16th birthday to @invcondemnation! We don't know where you find the time, but we're grateful for your work!
Thanks to @invcondemnation for highlighting our 11th Circuit oral argument in Sabal Trail v. 18.27 Acres, where the condemnor argued that when it condemns land and forces private landowners into court, the pipeline doesn't need to pay their attorney fees. https://www.inversecondemnation.com/inversecondemnation/2022/08/ca11-oral-arguments-in-pipeline-taking-if-florida-law-says-the-owner-gets-compensation-plus-a-car-do.html