19th Annual National Conference on Private Property Rights

~ The Noble Tradition ~

Photo Story

October 2015
All Speeches Posted in Full

Roger Pilon, Ph.D., J.D.
Keynote Address
“Magna Carta’s Importance
for America”


Featured Speakers
Jeremy Hopkins
Holding Back the Tide of Eminent Domain
Robert LoScalzoWillets Point's Victory in Appellate Court
Matthew D. NorforkDEC “Ignores” Judge on Road
Jim StreeterProperty Rights Issues for the Upcoming Elections
Rep. Tom ReedProperty Rights in the U.S. Congress
Double Feature on Wolves
Clayton Dethlefsen
— The Facts on Wolves
Part I: Wolf Attacks on Humans & Hybridization of Wolves
Part II: Wolves & Diseases Transmitted from Wolves to Humans

PRFA Conferences

Congressional Testimony

PRFA Happenings

PRFA's Exhibits at recent NEACA Arms Fairs:
Lake George Forum
March 18-20

PRFA's Exhibits
at Arms Shows



New York Updates

National Updates

"Urban Trespassing:
A Harrowing Experience"

October 2013


Key Issues
Indexes Include some of the original articles where PRFA brought conservation easements, Biosphere Reserves, and Heritage Rivers to national attention and much more


Land Trusts

Biosphere Reserves
& World Heritage Sites

Heritage Rivers & Areas

Eminent Domain


Defeating Zoning & Building Codes

Errant Golf Balls Threaten Private Property Rights - John Marwell
Oct. 2015

Wizard of Oz Exposed -
Michael Diederich
Oct. 2015

International Property Rights

The Dangers of Internationalists Designing Land Use Controls
-Lawrence A. Kogan-
October 2014


The Century House
Latham, New York

Conference Location


Property Rights Foundation of America Presents Freedom Award to New York State Senator Tony Avella

Senator Tony Avella (second from left), and Joe Ardizzone, the only resident of Willets Point, Property Rights Foundation of America Carol LaGrasse, and Irene Prestigiacomo, property owner and leader of Willets Point defense at the senator’s district office, Bayside, Queens, May 2, 2016.

SAVE THIS DATE: Saturday, October 22, 2016
Twentieth Annual National Conference on Private Property Rights









The Campaign for Justice in the Adirondacks

Preservation vs. the Future of the North Country - Latest:
DEC's Real Priority: Restoration of Wolves & Cougars Fall 2015

Stopping Government Land Acquisition — Defending the Local Culture & Economy
Hunting Camps Saved on State Conservation Easement Lands
The Radical, Dictatorial Adirondack Park Agency (APA)

Save the Historic Cody Place

The welcoming porch of the historic Cody Place in West Stony Creek, N.Y., threatened with eradication after
December 31, 2014

Photo Story of the Cody Place



The Real Wolf

Setting the Record Straight on Wolves
Book Review
by Carol W. LaGrasse

The Real Wolf: The Science, Politics, and Economics of
Co-Existing with Wolves in Modern Times

By Ted B. Lyon and Will N. Graves


Willets Point’s Battle Against New York City’s
Eminent Domain & Urban Redevelopment

How the City violates the rights of business owners and the many years of struggle
led by Willets Point United to defend their property rights and save their
unique industrial community
Latest: “Victory in Appellate Court against the City of New York, But Battles Loom”




Massive Police Raid on Small Petroleum Producer
July 17, 2014

“A Plan to Replace the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency with a Committee of the Fifty State Agencies”
October 2014

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additional important topics.


Fighting Leviathan
for Fun & Profit
James Bovard
Oct. 2015

Testimony in Support of Pennsylvania Shallow Conventional Oil & Gas Producers
February 2014




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