Eminent Domain

Supreme Court Rules Eminent Domain in Play as PennEast Pursues Major Natural Gas Pipeline Project

Supreme Court Rules Eminent Domain in Play as PennEast Pursues Major Natural Gas Pipeline Project

The U.S. Supreme Court has cleared a key roadblock from PennEast Pipeline Co.’s path toward finishing construction of a major natural gas pipeline in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The high court on Tuesday ruled that the PennEast joint venture may use federal eminent domain power to condemn and acquire 42 parcels in New Jersey to…

June 30, 2021

Pennsylvania Landowners Coalition Fighting to Restrict Eminent Domain for NatGas Pipelines

A new coalition formed by landowners in Pennsylvania wants to strengthen private property rights and lobby lawmakers to limit the use of eminent domain by natural gas pipeline companies working across the state.

October 19, 2016