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Section Newsletter Articles on Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act

Seventh Circuit turns down RLUIPA claims for a bible camp when other options available By Michael J. Smoron Local Government Law, March 2014 The Seventh Circuit’s decision in Eagle Cove Camp and Conference Center, Inc. v. Town of Woodboro, Wisconsin, Oneida County, Wisconsin and Oneida County Board of Adjustment reinforces the need for units of government to develop a carefully prepared comprehensive plan, with options for religious assembly and other activities, and to adhere to it in order to survive a religious-based zoning challenge.