Publications

Illinois Bar Journal
Articles From Ronald S. Cope

Kelo v City of New London - How Safe Is Your Castle? By Ronald S. Cope April 2006 Article, Page 186 A look at how Kelo affects municipalities' power to use eminent domain to promote economic development.
Due Process in Zoning Hearings: Guidelines for Complying with the Supreme Court’s Mandate By Ronald S. Cope February 2004 Article, Page 88 The supreme court recently required broader due-process rights for objectors to zoning decisions. Here's how municipalities can comply.