MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In a decision that civil rights groups said would protect property owners’ rights, the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that evidence obtained during illegal searches cannot be used to take someone’s property through civil forfeitures. 111 more words
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by Sirca S. Gogus
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A contemplation about the economic human, homo economicus, its so-called “rational” strive to maximise human well-being at the expense of the environment and whether Payments for Ecosystem Services can prove to be the panacea or, in fact, bring us perilously closer to commodification of nature.
California exempts solar energy equipment from its property tax. The exemption will last until 2025. The California Wind Energy Association has complained that this exemption puts solar energy at an artificial advantage relative to other renewables such as windmills. 486 more words
Deutschland, ein Land der Rent-Seeker und Rent-Grabber. Nirgendwo ist dies deutlicher ersichtlich als an der Eigentumsverfassung an Grund und Boden.
Das Privateigentum an Grund und Boden ist in Deutschland eine heilige Kuh. 1,070 more words