Panel 1: A Background on Religious Discrimination in Land Use

Daniel Wood, Staff Writer, DWood@albanylaw.edu & Robert Magee, Staff Writer, RMagee@albanylaw.edu

     The goal of the Symposium’s first panel was to provide a context for the development of the Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act (RLUIPA).1   Panelists discussed how property ownership patterns have affected the availability of land for religious uses, how religious discrimination has manifested itself in land use, and how the use of Native American sacred lands has been regulated. 

Participating in the panel were: