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Synonyms for expropriate

Synonyms for expropriate

to take quick and forcible possession of

Words related to expropriate

deprive of possessions

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The ANC amended parts of the motion to read as such: With the concurrence of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) instruct the Constitutional Review Committee to review section 25 of the Constitution and other clauses where necessary to make it possible for the state to expropriate land in the public interest without compensation.
Will a Constitutionalization of the Right to Private Property Solve the Problem of Excessive Power Given to School Boards to Expropriate Lands?
his land put there by Israeli authorities informing him of their intentions to expropriate
While the federal government can expropriate land, (Expropriation Act, RSC 1985) most expropriations come under provincial legislation.
Cases of land misuse are common practice in Cyprus where public officials accept bribes to expropriate alternative land adjacent to a building or road project, knowing full well that the matter will drag on for about five to seven years in court.
BRUSSELS, April 20 (KUNA) -- The European Parliament Friday deplored Argentina's "unilateral and arbitrary" decision to expropriate the shares of the Spanish energy company Repsol.
The county is seeking to expropriate land around its Bethel Water Treatment Plant in a bid to speed up the project.
Summary: CAIRO - A Cairo court will hear next month a lawsuit to dissolve the formerly ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) and expropriate its offices across the nation after former President Hosni Mubarak, its ex-head, stepped down.
ANKARA, Jun 18, 2010 (TUR) -- Turkey will expropriate a hotel in central Anatolia, where 37 people were burnt to death.
It is not permissible to act under Jordanian Law to expropriate land in Judea and Samaria.
In a statement he said, 'If something similar comes to pass in Venezuela, you should not have the slightest doubt that I won't give a penny to the banks - I'll expropriate them.
In a fiercely contested referendum on Sunday, voters said "No" to a raft of reforms that would have scrapped term limits on Chavez's rule, boosted his powers to expropriate private property and allowed him to censor the media in emergencies.
In Argentina, workers use eminent domain, the law that allows the government to seize homes blocking highway construction or to expropriate abandoned factories.
He said that ministering in a war zone means dealing with massacres of innocent civilians, helping people made homeless by the fighting and reversing hard-tine opposition to negotiations by rival armed groups Fighting in northwestern Colombia is forcing people to flee that mineral- and soil-rich region, making it easier for the government to expropriate land because it does not have to negotiate indemnity agreements with the African-Colombians and indigenous communities who are the main inhabitants of the region, the bishop said.