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Wineries Challenge Burdensome Land-Use Restrictions

Several vintners and a local farmer are challenging a land-use ordinance that they call an assault on economic freedom and a clear violation of state law in Fauquier County.

Farmer Martha Boneta filed a lawsuit Aug. 31, seeking $2 million in damages related to fines she faces for selling agricultural products on her property and for hosting a children’s birthday party there.

Source: Virginia Watchdog. Read full article. (link)

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