Eminent Domain

Josh James / WUKY

A state House committee has approved a bill that would prevent the Bluegrass Pipeline developers from using eminent domain to acquire land.

When the Kentucky General Assembly meets next week, the issue of eminent domain will likely be discussed.

FRANKFORT, Ky. -- A government watchdog group is urging Gov. Steve Beshear to call a special session this fall on the Bluegrass Pipeline project.