Property Rights

December 4, 2008, 1pm PST
Austin officials are wrestling with how to confront coyotes encroaching on suburban and urban neighborhoods.
News 8 Austin
November 29, 2008, 9am PST
The key to solving global poverty is possessing secure land and property tenure, according to this opinion piece. Having such security enables poor communities, even those here at home, to make demands from their governments.
Atlanta Journal-Constitution
July 23, 2008, 12pm PDT
<p>Local officials in Manasota Key, FL tried to preserve the character of their community by putting height restrictions in place, but a thwarted developer has been awarded $500k for the limitations these restrictions imposed on his property rights.</p>
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
July 17, 2008, 5am PDT
<p>With less than a month left before the start of the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, residents in the Chinese metropolis are still being evicted to make way for event-related construction.</p>
The Washington Post via the Boston Globe
June 19, 2008, 11am PDT
<p>In what is almost a real-life caricature of the battle of the single homeowner against the huge corporation, Edith Macefield refused to sell her home to a developer planning a major retail outlet, who then built around. This week Ms. Macefield died.</p>
The Seattle Times
June 19, 2008, 7am PDT
<p>As a Texas beach erodes and the waves come closer to shore, homeowners are scrambling to figure out what to do when the public beach invades their private property.</p>
NPR
June 12, 2008, 2pm PDT
<p>A case over land rights in the West going back decades has been awarded to the estate of a deceased property rights activist, who contended that the Forest Service deprived his ranch of water.</p>
Yahoo News
March 26, 2008, 7am PDT
<p>Oregon's property rights issues should serve as a cautionary tale for the rest of the country, according to this article from <em>Metropolis</em>.</p>
Metropolis Magazine
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