3rd Circ. Revives 15-Year-Old Eminent Domain Row

Law360, New York (December 12, 2011, 8:36 PM EST) -- The Third Circuit on Friday revived a Pennsylvania steel processor's 15-year-old claims for just compensation against a redevelopment authority and two developers that condemned and took possession of its property, saying the claims are valid despite having been argued in state court.

In the precedential ruling, two of the three judges on the panel found that the district court had erred in ruling that R&J Holding Co. and RJ Florig Industrial Co. Inc.'s federal claims for the taking of property were barred because they had received...
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