Maryland politicos threaten to seize property belonging to ‘House of Cards’ production company

03.28.14 5 years ago

Maryland politicos threaten to seize property belonging to “House of Cards” production company
Maryland's House of Delegates is responding to the Netflix drama”s threat to leave Maryland with proposed legislation that would, according to The Baltimore Sun, “allow the state to use eminent domain to buy or condemn the property of any company that has claimed $10 million or more credits against the state income tax. The provision would appear to apply only to the Netflix series, which has gotten the bulk of the state credits.” PLUS: Life is imitating “House of Cards” in Maryland.

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