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DOJ Statement: Land Use Provisions of RLUIPA


Date Published: June 2018


This statement from the Department of Justice (DOJ) explores the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act of 2000 (RLUIPA) that protects individuals and religious assemblies and institutions from discriminatory and unduly burdensome land use regulations.

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Foundational Resources: Emerging IssuesFair Housing Laws and Regulations
Legal Theories and Concepts: Land Use
Protected Classes: Federal and Local: AgeColorDisabilityFamilial StatusNational Origin or AncestryRaceReligionSex, Sexual Orientation, and Gender IdentitySource of Income
Courses: Fundamentals of Fair Housing – FHAP InvestigationFundamentals of Fair Housing – Intake

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