O’Connor’s parting dissents at least pointed us in the right direction by explaining why these putatively conservative principles deserve a defense across the political spectrum.
A lawsuit against a Black Lives Matter Activist could have a chilling impact on Constitutionally protected activity!?
How Roberts and Barrett square the regulatory part of the law with text, history, and tradition test is left unstated.
Time is on their side, and the Government has everything to gain by drawing this case out for months if it can. And the Second Circuit would make sure this happens…
The Supreme Court’s decision means bump stocks will remain illegal, & it might be some time before the court hears a case that will reign in the rogue ATF agency.
The opinion by Justice Thomas is relatively simple. The Constitution must be interpreted as what it meant to the people who ratified it in 1791…. Shall Not Be Infringed.
We expect bureaucrats and even judges in various courts to resist today’s ruling… We’re putting them on notice we’ll be watching!!
Everytown for Gun Safety, the billionaire-backed gun prohibition lobbying group bankrolled by anti-gun former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, went off the proverbial “deep end”
“Basically, the government announces to the court what it is to believe and then demands the court march in lock-step along with it.
Second Amendment supporters need to begin to prepare for the next round of long-term battles.
Anti-gunners in two states are in anguish over the adoption of “constitutional carry” statutes with predictions from the far left that both states will become less safe.
The Senate of 2022 is tied, with 50 Democrats and 50 Republicans, which presents Republicans with an interesting procedural option: denying a quorum in the Senate Judiciary Committee…
Gun control legislation is not the only metric Second Amendment supporters should use when evaluating candidates for office.
In any case, what The Washington Post has done here is given out talking points to help spread a desperate, pre-midterms Democrat narrative…
Justice Stephen Breyer’s retirement is an opportunity for Second Amendment supporters, even if he is replaced by another anti-Second Amendment justice.
Wednesday’s retirement announcement by Supreme Court Associate Justice Stephen Breyer has set off a scramble to identify potential candidates to replace the 83-year-old jurist.
The Nevada Supreme Court recently issued a ruling upholding the immunity of firearm and ammunition makers from civil lawsuits.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom has launched a new effort to “empower private citizens to enforce a ban on the manufacture and sale of assault weapons in the state.”
In the oral arguments presented to the Supreme Court on November 3, 2021, six justices seemed disposed to uphold Second Amendment rights, while three looked for reasons to limit their exercise.
There are two likely scenarios for the ruling that comes out in NYSRPA v. Bruen – what are the pros and cons for each of them?
“This is not a right granted by the Constitution. Neither is it in any manner dependent upon that instrument for its existence.”
No citizen should be required to justify his or her exercise of an enumerated right, which is really what the New York case is all about.
“The high stakes in the case are reflected in the number of ‘friend of the court’ briefs filed on both sides – over 80 in total…”–Amy Howe, writing at SCOTUSblog
While the Supreme Court could render a very favorable ruling, Second Amendment supporters must remember what the court cannot protect us from.
Two Second Amendment-related actions filed Monday seeking to protect rights in Hawaii are being deliberately delayed. ‘justice too long delayed is justice denied”.
Perhaps the most voluminous Anti-Second Amendment regime to be constructed and one of the earliest, and one of the most insidious is that one emanating from New York.
The amicus brief by Black Attorneys Legal Aid in the New York Rifle and Pistol Association Second Amendment Case has excellent arguments.
New York is one of only eight states that still maintain a “may issue” scheme for handing out carry permits, and frequently authorities find an excuse to not hand them out.
Did President Biden slip up during that Ohio town hall that CNN aired and declare an attack on your right to keep and bear arms?
Knife Rights Foundation has joined with FPC American Victory Fund and others submitting an Amicus Curie brief to SCOTUS in a critical 2A case.