The Myth of the Classic Property Clause Doctrine
40 Pages Posted: 24 Mar 2013
Date Written: 1986
This article examines the claim that the states are entitled to ownership of the federal public lands within their boundaries. It was written during one of the previous outbreaks of this belief and remains relevant to the claim during the current outbreak.
Keywords: public land law, Property Clause, federalism
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation