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  •  how sad when people lose because money wins. (19+ / 0-)

    one day i hope america finds its heart instead of its purse.

    EdriesShop Is it kind? is it true? is it necessary?

    by edrie on Tue May 21, 2013 at 02:44:24 PM PDT

    •  This sort of taking was originally for railroads (1+ / 0-)
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      Put a company of seven people together, form a railroad company and you could take what you wanted. I think its where the expression "being railroaded" comes from.

      You do have some options:

      Create an indissoluble trust and leave the property to it.

      Have the building registered as an historic building and get the cities historic district commission to tell you you can't change a coat of paint without their approval.

      Sell the buildings underground mining rights to the Chinese

      Form a subway company and take all the land under the property for your subway by eminent domain.

      Form a subway company and take all the land under the property for your subway by eminent domain.

      Form a bridge company and take all the land over the canal for your bridge by eminent domain.

      Sell the air rights to a helicopter company and turn the roof into a landing strip

      Go to a hospital remodeling its labs, buy the lab equipment on the cheap, fill the property with chemically, biologically, and radiologically, contaminated hazardous wastes:

      Call in an archaeologist and discover the remains of an ancient Indian burial mound.

      Find somebody who's going to law school give them part of the property for their office conditional upon defending you pro-se.

      Live Free or Die --- Investigate, Incarcerate

      by rktect on Wed May 22, 2013 at 02:24:29 PM PDT

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