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Q&A Discusses Church Property Dispute Cases
By Howard M. Friedman
Last week, the Pew Forum published an
with George Washington University Prof. Robert Tuttle on church property disputes. In it Tuttle discusses the two legal approaches-- deference to church hierarchy and neutral principles-- that courts may constitutionally apply. He estimates that around 100 lawsuits involving break-away churches are pending around the country.
Full post as published by Religion Clause on June 16, 2008 ( boomark
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