A U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding eminent domain means that more property owners across Long Island are being forced to give up land to pave the way for development.

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That was the case for George and Claudia DeFilippo, whose Victorian needed to be demolished so that the Copper Beach affordable housing complex in Patchogue could be completed.

Fortunately for the couple, they were able to negotiate having their home moved instead. Read all about it here.