Condemnation Action Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Condemnation Action, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Condemnation Action?

It refers to the legal action of the public company or the government with the proposal to use a private property for public use such as parks, library, highways etc. The act of proposing a just compansation to the private owner of the place is also accompanied by full rights given to the private owner in the defence of his property.