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Lesson Plan

Eminent Domain

Grade Level: 9-12 | PDF, 19 pgs.

Students will examine three Supreme Court rulings and analyze possible positive and negative impacts of the Court's decision on eminent domain. The lesson covers: benefits, costs, eminent domain, public good and trade-offs. From the Inside the Vault article, "Eminent Domain: Should Private Property Be Taken for Public Use?"