Somin Discusses New Book on C-SPAN's Washington Journal

Professor Ilya Somin was the featured guest on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal on June 30, 2015. Somin discussed his new book The Grasping Hand: Kelo v. City of New London and the Limits of Eminent Domain. The book explores the landmark eminent domain case, in which the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the government could seize private property for economic development. This month marks the 10th anniversary of this important case.

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