Bold school: Northeastern Illinois University moves to seize private property in North Park

By Bryant Jackson-Green
09/15/2014
Northeastern Illinois University, or NEIU, has moved to seize land from businesses and families in the Chicago neighborhood of North Park as part of its bid to construct new student dormitories – even though the university already owns plenty of land it could use without seizing anything. NEIU has filed a lawsuit to forcibly acquire...

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