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Resource ID: #24366
Subject: Government
Source: Daily News (Naples, Fla.)
Date: 5/10/2009; 5/11/2009; 5/12/2009



Reporter Liam Dillon investigates the local government of a Southwest Florida town. The two developers of the community of Ave Maria lobbied for a law that gives them total control of the local government. According to the law, landowners, instead of registered voters, have the "ultimate authority." Some say power of that magnitude could be considered unconstitutional.

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