"No private property shall be taken or damaged for
public or private use without just compensation having
first been made.."
Article 1 Section 16, WA State Constitution
"...nor shall private property be taken for public use
without just compensation."
Amendment V, Bill of Rights, U.S. Constitution
".. nor shall any State deprive any person of life, liberty, or property,
without due process of law;....."
Amendment XIV, The U.S. Constitution