That’s its legitimate purpose, but not the way it is used today in many cases when there is corporate money at stake. All we need do is think about the Standing Rock protests. The original site took it close to a major city, Bismarck. People there objected. So it was moved to a place where people were more powerless. That ADMITS there was no local benefit- and yet ‘conservatives’ in particular, who usually prattle endlessly about property rights, supported it.