House panel votes against pipeline land grabs

By NewsOK

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A House committee has passed legislation that would bar private natural gas liquid companies from using eminent domain laws to acquire property.

Landowners from across Kentucky testified to the committee Wednesday that they have been harassed by companies involved in the Bluegrass Pipeline project and been threatened that the state's eminent domain laws would be used to seize their land if they refuse to sell.

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