Skip to main content

Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Search for legal issues
For help near (city, ZIP code or county)
Please enter a legal issue and/or a location

Merced v. Kasson, No. 08-10358

Article Placeholder Image
By FindLaw Staff on August 03, 2009 3:54 PM

In an action under the Texas Religious Freedom and Restoration Act challenging an ordinance preventing the keeping and slaughter of four-legged animals within defendant-city's borders on the ground that it burdened the Santeria religion, judgment for defendant is reversed where the city had no evidence that plaintiff's animal sacrifices undermined any of its interests.

Read Merced v. Kasson, No. 08-10358

Appellate Information

Filed July 31, 2009


Opinion by Judge Elrod

Find a Lawyer

More Options