eminent domain http://wrvo.org en Flipping the script on eminent domain http://wrvo.org/post/flipping-script-eminent-domain <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The federal government is considering an application to build a natural gas pipeline from Pennsylvania to </span>Schoharie<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County in New York. Often, the pipeline companies will use the threat of eminent domain as a way to pressure landowners into signing a lease agreement. But some landowners and activist groups are calling their bluff.</span></p><p>A short hike up the hill from Catherine Holleran’s house in New Milford, Pennsylvania is a small grove of maple trees.</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 11:51:58 +0000 Matt Martin 55376 at http://wrvo.org Flipping the script on eminent domain