Property II

Case Summaries

Gabriel v. Cazier

Defendants taught swimming lessons in their backyard during the summer

Lucas v. South Carolina Coastal Council

State law prohibited building by a beach. Trial court said it rendered the property "valueless."

Matthew v. Smith

Defendant rented out two houses on his zoned land.

Stop the Beach Renourishment, Inc. v. Florida Dept. of Envt'l Protection

State restored the beach, making petitioners' land no longer touch the ocean.