The discussion which follows will examine the new verbalizations repeatedly employed in Supreme Court takings decisions of the past decade and the Court's enlistment of the just compensation requirement as a basis for undertaking substantive review of legislation. As an introduction, the distinctive historical roles and roots of the substantive due process and just compensation requirements will be reviewed.
John A. Humbach, Economic Due Process and the Takings Clause, 4 Pace Envtl. L. Rev. 311 (1987), http://digitalcommons.pace.edu/lawfaculty/97/.