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2.7.2011

“Regulatory Takings” Case From Ninth Circuit Gives Ammunition to Land Owners

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The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued a recent ruling in Guggenheim v. City of Goleta, 2010 WL 5174984 (C.A.9 (Cal.)), which could have a far-reaching impact on future “regulatory takings” claims challenging governmental regulations as a ” taking” of property for which an owner is entitled to compensation.

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