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Student Project: Takings Clause: Introduction

A research guide on the Takings Clause

About the Topic

This guide provides resources by trying to assist in understanding the Taking Clause under the Fifth Amendment. Furthermore, it will only highlight federal law. The guide enables the analysis through: 

  • Constitutional Takings Clause
  • Supreme Court Cases 
  • Other Case Law
  • Landmark cases
  • Secondary Resources
  • Murr v.Wisconsin
  • Current Awareness 


Definition: Takings

Overview: History of the Fifth Amendment Takings Clause

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Sophie Kochmann
JD. candidate May 2018; Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University

B.S. Law and Society SUNY Empire State College, Saratoga Springs, NY

Bachelor CCI: Tourism and Management, IST Institute Duesseldorf, Germany

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Search Terms

Below are relevant  terms that may be used for further research:

  • Fifth Amendment Takings Clause 
  • Eminent Domain 
  • Takings  
  • Per se takings  
  • Regulatory takings