Monday, May 13, 2002

A US federal district court has found the land use portion of the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000 to be facially constitutional. This is significant to the extent that RLUIPA prevents all levels of government from using zoning laws as a pretextual vehicle for discriminating against religious institutions. Kind of ironic that Slick Willy Clinton is the one who signed this bill into law.

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