Mosque Parking Requirement Ruled Discriminatory 0shares Share Tweet Plus Pin Link Link Digg Print Email The fight played out in Bernards Township, and the mosque’s attorney called the decision a “landmark ruling.” Nadim Ahmed is a Bernards Township resident and a member of the Muslim Community. He said the closest mosque is about 30 minutes away. “This property is about 5 minutes from where I live,” he said. A federal judge ruled Saturday that requiring a mosque to have more parking than a church or a synagogue is unconstitutional. It had been an issue around the New Jersey town. A battle that started about 4 years ago, the Islamic Society attempted to find a permanent space for worship and was met by heavy opposition. Read More Here GET MORE STORIES LIKE THIS IN YOUR INBOX! >> Sign up for our daily email and get the stories everyone is talking about. 0shares Share Tweet Plus Pin Link Link Digg Print Email Trending on TPAN Sorry. No data so far.