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A day in the life of a lobbyist (access required)

John G. “Chip” Dicks’ workday last Monday began before 8 a.m. and didn’t end until 10 p.m. But it was a good day, one that left the lawyer-lobbyist “cautiously confident” about two major pieces of legislation important to two of ...

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?Kelo' case answered (access required)

When it said last June that the U.S. Constitution doesn’t bar state and local agencies from condemning property and then turning it over to developers, the U.S. Supreme Court emphasized that states were free to impose stiffer “public use” requirements. ...

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