We weren't trying to keep Orthodox Jews out, town says

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NJ.com—Woodcliff Lake was not trying to keep out an Orthodox Jewish Congregation, the borough attorney said one day after the U.S. Attorney's Office filed a civil rights lawsuit. Woodcliff Lake was not trying to keep out an Orthodox Jewish Congregation, the borough's attorney said Thursday, one day after the U.S. Attorney's Office filed a civil rights lawsuit against the town. Woodcliff Lake Borough Attorney Ron Dario declined to comment hours after the 17-page complaint...

Town used zoning tricks to target Orthodox Jews, feds say in suit. The U.S. Attorney's Office filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Wednesday against Woodcliff Lake for denying zoning approval to an Orthodox Jewish congregation who wanted to build a new house of worship. The U.S. Attorney's Office filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Wednesday against Woodcliff Lake for denying zoning approval to an Orthodox Jewish congregation who wanted to build a new house of worship. Woodcliff Lake officials took steps to keep Valley Chabad from...