Deptford planners consider Sikh house of worship (Courier-Post)
Mon, 10 Jul 2006 21:38:34 GMT
By WILFORD S.
The court-appointed receiver in charge of a Sikh temple in Springfield said he expects to make a recommendation next week on reopening the building to worshippers.
A proposal calling for the construction of a Sikh temple on an 18-acre tract along a rural stretch of Fox Run Road is generating opposition from residents.
The Sikh temple in Springfield, the site of a knife fight last Friday, will remain closed for at least two more weeks until a court-appointed "security receiver" sorts out the cause of the internal dispute...
A judge has temporarily closed a Sikh temple in Springfield at which several members were stabbed during a dispute over church leadership. Superior Court Judge Ronald E. Bookbinder shut down the temple pending a hearing this week in a civil lawsuit the Sikh organization filed last year...
A ongoing dispute over the election of officers at a Sikh temple turned violent Friday night resulting in the stabbing of five people with long knives worn by members.