The constitutional rules of the game for environmental and land-use advocates and commentators shifted noticeably during the October 1991 Term of the United States Supreme Court. This article considers the impact of three recent cases--Lucas, Yee, and PFZ--on the structure and patterns of federal takings law and on the strategy employed by those charged with challenging or supporting regulations that arguably effect a taking of private property in the public interest.
Northern Illinois University Law Review
Wolf, Michael Allan
"Takings Term II: New Tools for Attacking and Defending Environmental and Land-Use Regulation,"
Northern Illinois University Law Review: Vol. 13:
3, Article 5.
Michael Allan Wolf, Takings Term II: New Tools for Attacking and Defending Environmental and Land-Use Regulation, 13 N. Ill. U. L. Rev. 469 (1993).