NEWS RELEASE: Texas REALTORS® Join Coalition to Reform Eminent Domain Practices

The Texas Association of REALTORS® officially announced it has joined the Texans for Property Rights Coalition to advocate for eminent domain reform during the 85th Texas Legislature.

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TSCRA CATTLEMEN'S COLUMN: Leveling the Eminent Domain Playing Field

By Richard Thorpe, president, Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association

When you defend a philosophy and try to create change for the better, there will be opposition from those who have a different philosophy and from those who like things the way they are.

Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) leaders and many other Texas-based organizations have taken an aggressive, offensive approach to eminent domain reform in the 2017 session of the Texas Legislature. These organizations have formed the Texans for Property Rights coalition to better defend against the opposition that has already begun to emerge.

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THE BIG BEND SENTINEL: Constitutionality of pipeline easements challenged by local landowners

MARFA – Six Presidio County landowners are continuing their fight against Trans-Pecos Pipeline easements on their properties that were obtained through a land grab using eminent domain.

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