Category Archives: Eminent Domain

Three things to know about eminent domain and condemnation

The terms eminent domain and condemnation are often used by people to mean the same thing, but these terms actually have different meanings.  Eminent domain is the right of the Government, or a private party acting under government authority, to take… Read Full Article »

You have the right to remain silent…and to receive just compensation.

The Fifth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America says that no person “shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself.”  This simply means that whenever a person is taken into police… Read Full Article »