This decision allows allows city governments to take land from one private owner and give it to another if the government will generate greater tax revenue or other economic benefits when the land is developed by the new ownerHe is seeking to take over Justice Souter's private home for the deveopment of the "Lost Liberty Hotel".
The proposed development, called "The Lost Liberty Hotel" will feature the "Just Desserts Café" and include a museum, open to the public, featuring a permanent exhibit on the loss of freedom in America. Instead of a Gideon's Bible each guest will receive a free copy of Ayn Rand's novel "Atlas Shrugged"."I admire the convictions of this man and I sincerely hope he wins. Individual property rights are vital to a democracy. I am not a lawyer and I don't claim to know all the details of this case but it seems amazing that our government can take one man's property and claim it is for the benefit of "all".
The new American Manifesto of our "wise" Supreme Court, "From each according to his ability to the government according to their greed".
(Hat Tip: Drudge Report)