Federal Judge Frederick Scullin Rules DC Ban On Handguns Unconstitutional

Reuters reports “A federal judge on Saturday overturned Washington D.C.’s ban on carrying handguns outside the home, saying it was unconstitutional.”

“There is no longer any basis on which this Court can conclude that the District of Columbia’s total ban on the public carrying of ready-to-use handguns outside the home is constitutional under any level of scrutiny,” Judge Frederick Scullin said in an opinion. “Therefore, the Court finds that the District of Columbia’s complete ban on the carrying of handguns in public is unconstitutional,” he added in his 19-page ruling.

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OPINION, click here.

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Published in: on July 26, 2014 at 8:59 pm  Comments (5)  

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5 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. Hi!

    Where is the 19-page ruling?

    I want to read it.

    Thank you!

    Lise from Maine

  2. Hi!

    Do you suppose that Rod’s case will go away after this ruling?

    Thank you!

    Lise from Maine


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