The case involves the appeal of a denial by the Board of Zoning Appeals. You may read more information on the case by reviewing the article published in the Knoxville News Sentinel or the actual decision from the Tennessee Court of Appeals.
Update: Knox County filed an application with the Tennessee Supreme Court seeking permission to appeal the Court of Appeal’s decision to that court. On April 11, 2012, the Tennessee Supreme Court has declined to review the Court of Appeal’s decision. The Tennessee Supreme Court Order may be reviewed here.