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First English Evangelical Lutheran Church of Glendale v. Los Angeles, County of

Citation: 17 ELR 20787
No. No. 85-1199, 482 U.S. 304/26 ERC 1001/(U.S., 06/09/1987)

The Court rules that under the Just Compensation Clause, where the government has temporarily taken property by means of a land use regulation, the landowner may recover damages for the time during which all use of the property is denied. The Court invalidates that part of the California Supreme Court's decision in Agins v....

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