CASESaint Benedict Center v. Town of Richmond

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An Alliance Defense Fund allied attorney has secured a $1.15 million settlement on behalf of Saint Benedict Center of Richmond in a lawsuit over the town’s unconstitutional zoning restrictions. The center contended officials singled it out for discrimination after certain officials expressed their view that the church’s moral positions on matters such as abortion and homosexual behavior are “abhorrent.”
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NH church receives more than $1.1 million over unconstitutional zoning restrictions

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NH church receives more than $1.1 million over unconstitutional zoning restrictions

ADF-allied attorney secures one of largest zoning settlements in U.S. history from town of Richmond officials who called church’s moral positions ‘abhorrent’

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Other orders Jun 02 2010
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Summary judgment order Oct 23 2009
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Complaint Jul 23 2008

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