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In Pa., Church Property Subject to Historic Designation (2016)
  • John F. Nivala
Historic preservation ordinances such as Philadelphia's are neutral laws of general application that do not, on their face, impose a substantial burden on the free exercise of religion. Nor do they in application, given a process for relief if designation imposes a substantial burden. It is the church's obligation to establish that designation would prevent it from carrying out its mission.
  • historic preservation,
  • constitutional law,
  • Pennsylvania
Publication Date
February 12, 2016
Citation Information
John F. Nivala. "In Pa., Church Property Subject to Historic Designation" (2016)
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