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Pipeline construction can begin before compensation paid (access required)

Where a plaintiff was entitled to use eminent domain to obtain rights-of-way to portions of private property, that plaintiff was likewise entitled to begin construction on those properties before the value of just compensation had been determined and paid. Background In October 2015, Mountain Valley Pipeline LLC applied to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for authorization to ...