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United States v. 162.20 Acres of Land

Citation: 14 ELR 20606
No. No. 83-4447, 733 F.2d 377/(5th Cir., 06/04/1984) Aff'd after remand

The court rules that prior compliance with the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) is not prerequisite to a condemnation action. The Army Corps of Engineers condemned appellants' lands, which include sites on the National Register of Historic Places, before complying with the study and consultation provisions of NHPA § 106....

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