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  •  jgk - you have it backwards (4+ / 0-)

    The decision was written by Stevens and included votes from Ginsburg, Bayer, Kennedy, and Souter who favored the State of CT. The minority decision, which supported the property owner Kelo, was written by O"Conner who was joined Thomas, Scalia, and Rehnquist. It was the conservatives who favored the property rights of the individuals and the Court's liberals who favored the rights of the state, which in turn favored the business interests.

    "let's talk about that"

    by VClib on Sun Sep 15, 2013 at 01:57:54 PM PDT

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