eminent domain http://www.kplu.org en Seattle Mulls Controversial Foreclosure Fix http://www.kplu.org/post/seattle-mulls-controversial-foreclosure-fix <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Seattle City Council could move one step closer to using its power of eminent domain as a way to curb foreclosures.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 16 Dec 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Florangela Davila 11706 at http://www.kplu.org Seattle Mulls Controversial Foreclosure Fix Professor Proposes Eminent Domain for Underwater Mortgages http://www.kplu.org/post/professor-proposes-eminent-domain-underwater-mortgages <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A Cornell University law professor recommends that Seattle consider using its power of eminent domain to stem the foreclosure crisis. But that idea is controversial, and a California city that said it planned to try using eminent domain for that purpose is now being challenged in court.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:02:41 +0000 Ashley Gross 9950 at http://www.kplu.org Professor Proposes Eminent Domain for Underwater Mortgages