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Religious buildings & zoning

Supreme Court
Boerne v. Flores, 521 U.S. 507 (1997)
Euclid v. Ambler Realty Co., 272 US 365 (1926)

Freedom Baptist Church v. Township of Middletown, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, No. 01-CV-5345
Charles v. Verhagen, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin, No. 01-C-253-C

Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000 (RLUIPA) 42 U.S.C.A. Section 2000cc
Becket Fund

Hamilton, Marci, “Struggling with Churches as Neighbors: Land Use Conflicts Between Religious Institutions and Those Who Live Nearby”
Picarello, Anthony, and Storzer, Roman, “When Land Use Issues are Also Religious Freedom Issues”
Storzer, Roman, “Struggling as Churches with Neighbors: A Response to Marci Hamilton”

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