City of Santa Barbara vs. Beverly Adamson et al., 1980
Scope and Contents
This decision invalidated the city's zoning law which defined "family" in a manner that prohibited a group of unrelated adults from living together in a large mansion. The court found that there was a constitutional right to form and live in an alternate family relationship.
- Other: 1980
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.
From the Collection: 12 Linear Feet (12 archive boxes)
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