Princess Wells

Over two decades ago, Princess chose to build in her neighborhood in Riviera Beach, Florida, because it was friendly, quiet and close to the ocean.  Over the years she raised four children in her home, and it provides a comfortable retreat for her after long days at work.

  • September 26, 2006    |   Private Property

    Riviera Beach, FL Eminent Domain

    Protecting Kelo’s Victims In Riviera Beach, Florida: City Seeks to Use Eminent Domain To Replace Lower-Income & Minority Residents With Wealthier Ones

    Thanks to IJ’s litigation efforts, the residents of Riviera Beach are no longer haunted by the specter of eminent domain abuse. In the 2005 now-infamous case of Kelo v. New London, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the U.S. Constitution allows the taking of property for private economic development, but it also pointed out that…

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