A Word on Books and the Just Compensation Clause

A Word on Books and the Just Compensation Clause

During late August when many of us were sitting by pools or on the beach reading a summer thriller, the United States Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued its own version of a thrilling interpretation of the Just Compensation Clause. The...
If the Government Takes Your Money, Is That a Taking?

If the Government Takes Your Money, Is That a Taking?

The short answer to this question is maybe yes, maybe no. The U.S. Court of Federal Claims recently held that the answer was no for the Electrical Welfare Trust Fund of Washington, D.C. and the Stone & Marble Masons of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Health and...