Johnson Quoted on SCOTUS Property Rights Ruling in <em>Murr v. Wisconsin</em>

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Johnson Quoted on SCOTUS Property Rights Ruling in Murr v. Wisconsin

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Partner Janet Johnson was quoted on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Murr v. Wisconsin holding that a family is not entitled to compensation under the Fifth Amendment over development regulations restricting the sale of their adjacent lot.

The decision did not provide the concrete guidance that the development industry had hoped.

The court declined to develop a 'bright line' test or even a presumption as to what constitutes the 'property' for purposes of a regulatory taking decision.”

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