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Loretto v. Teleprompter Manhattan CATV Corp.
Citation:458 U.S. 419 (1982)
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Appellant owns an apartment building in New York City. The person who owned the building previously had allowed Appellees to install cables on the building. Appellant did not discover the cables until after purchasing the property. Appellant alleges that the placement of the cables, as authorized by the City of New York, constitutes a taking without just compensation, in violation of the Fifth Amendment.
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