STS. CONSTANTINE v. NEW BERLIN, 04-2326
Under the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act, if a land-use decision imposes a substantial burden on religious exercise, and the decision maker cannot justify it, the inference arises that hostility to religion influenced the decision.
- Argued 11/02/2004
- Decided 02/01/2005
- Published 02/01/2005
- POSNER, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, MANION, and EVANS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Daniel W. Hildebrand (argued), Dewitt, Ross & Stevens, Madison, WI, for Plaintiffs-Appellants., Marci A. Hamilton (argued), Washington Crossing, PA, for City of New Berlin., Kevin P. Reak, Gunta & Reak, Milwaukee, WI, for Telesfore Wysocki., Eric W. Treene (argued), Karen L. Stevens, Dept. of Justice, Civil Rights Div., Appellate Section, Washington, DC, for U.S.