Permitting, First Amendment and Jury Trial Issues All in One Case

by Gordon Orloff
On June 29, 2017, the First Circuit Court of Appeals decided Steinmetz v. Coyle Caron, Inc. That case, which has its roots in the mundane desire of a couple to build a new home on their land in Cohasset, gave rise to some interesting and complicated constitutional questions. The Steinmetzes needed approval from the local Conservation Commission for their project.Read the full article