Susette Kelo

Susette Kelo

'Kelo v. City of New London', 545 U.S. 469 was a case decided by the Supreme Court of the United States involving the use of eminent domain to transfer land from one private owner to another to further economic development. The case arose from the condemnation by New London, Connecticut, of privately owned real property so that it could be used as part of a comprehensive redevelopment plan which promised 3,169 new jobs and $1.2 million a year in tax revenues. Wikipedia*

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Susette Kelo has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 Senate Committee. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 349 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. September 21, 2005 - Present Plantiff Videos: 2

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  • <em>Little Pink House</em>

    Little Pink House

    A panel discussion was held on Jeff Benedict’s book, Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage (Grand Central Publishing;…

  • Hearing on Eminent Domain Laws

    Hearing on Eminent Domain Laws

    Witnesses testified about the practice of property development through the use of eminent domain laws and a recent U.S.…

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* The first paragraph of this page uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Kelo v. City of New London', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0. Footnotes and parentheticals have been removed.