Fifth Circuit upholds trial court’s ruling, allowing zoning lawsuit to proceed

August 12, 2022

... The Descendants Project is suing St. John the Baptist Parish, challenging the validity of an ordinance that rezoned a tract of farmland in Wallace from residential to industrial in 1990.

Working with the Attorney Pam Spees of the Center for Constitutional Rights, twin sisters Jo and Joy Banner of The Descendants Project filed a writ of mandamus against St. John Parish on November 21, 2021. ...

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August 21, 2022