TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Brittany Sims on Jan 29, 2014

Plaintiffs who sued Rutherford County alleging a lack of public notice on plans to construct a new Islamic Center of Murfreesboro reported yesterday they are appealing the decision to the U.S. Supreme Court. Chancellor Robert Corlew III ruled in June 2012 that the county failed to provide adequate public notice for construction of the mosque, but a federal court overruled him nearly seven weeks later to clear the way for the the congregation to move into its building. The Daily News Journal has more.