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Legal War Brews in Oregon over Land Use Rights

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Legal War Brews in Oregon over Land Use Rights

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Legal War Brews in Oregon over Land Use Rights

Legal War Brews in Oregon over Land Use Rights

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There's a new challenge to Oregon laws aimed at controlling suburban development. Voters recently approved a measure that requires the state to compensate landowners who aren't allowed to develop their property or appeal restrictions on use of their land.