Date: 27 Mar 2006 01:22:44 GMT From: Dave Hinz <DaveHinznospamcop.net> Subject: Re: Well, the convertible is on Ebay now.
On Sun, 26 Mar 2006 09:45:48 PST, Everett M. Greene <mojavegnospamveg.iwvisp.com> wrote: > We're splitting hairs here. While it's true that the > Supreme Court didn't say it was OK for governments to > take property solely for economic/tax gain, they > kicked the issue back to the State(s) which had already > decided that it was OK. Or, to use a double-negative, > the Supremes decided to not rule that it's not OK. You're missing the point. The constitution doesn't _allow_ the federal government to get involved in that sort of matters. Last thing we'd want is to just say "Oh, well, whatever, do whatever you want in the states", right?