Scientologists Fight For Expansion in Sandy Springs

In a close vote last week, the Sandy Springs, Georgia City Council approved a rezoning for a Church of Scientology but rejected the building expansion they were hoping for. The Church plans to sue under RLUIPA.

"Opposition was massive. More than 700 residents signed petitions against the rezoning, and 16 neighborhood associations formally opposed the move."

"'This is not a suitable site for increased density and inadequate parking, for any use,' said Jane Kelly of the High Point Civic Association, which represents 500 homeowners."

Full Story: Lawsuit coming, despite Sandy Springs' OK of Scientology church

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