New London, Connecticuit wants to tear down houses for commercial space to stimulate economy, some of the residents say no!
City Misused eminent domain, the property they took wasn't going to the city
The government will have more money to use for public policy and the retail will give people jobs and help the economy
5-4 in facor of New London
THe fifth amendment's takings clause doesn't require literal public use, inlcudes public purpose