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These roads were established by the power of eminent domain.

There is in the State what is known as the right of eminent domain.

The oceans are now the Kings highway and he owns them by right of eminent domain.

Can it be said that the right of eminent domain attaches to the mill or its owner?

The right of eminent domain is possessed by the supreme power of the nation.

The exercise by every State of the right of eminent domain is an illustration of this.

"Railroad can take it under the right of eminent domain," said the president.

The inherent power of the state to take private property for public use is called the right of eminent domain.

Considerable emphasis was laid upon the right of eminent domain.

The law of eminent domain may be taken advantage of only by corporations which are engaged in serving the public.