1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Supreme court to take on the DC gun case!

Discussion in 'General Gun Discussions' started by Nautilus, Oct 11, 2007.

  1. Nautilus

    Nautilus Well-Known Member

    For those that support the second amendment, or those who are anti-gun. This is the super bowl.

  2. alligator94

    alligator94 Well-Known Member

    As far as I know the Supreme Court hasn't decided if they are going to take it yet..
  3. bulgron

    bulgron Well-Known Member

    Yes, I think NBC is jumping the gun on that one a bit. As far as I know, we expect to hear whether SCOTUS will take up Heller by mid November.

    Watching SCOTUS legal proceedings is like watching glacier movements before global warming. :D
  4. kingpin008

    kingpin008 Well-Known Member

    Correct. A case being on the docket is no guarantee that a court has any intention of hearing it. It merely means that they can consider it, if there is time/interest/reason enough to.

    /been following the entire thing for awhile
    //fiancee is a court reporter
  5. Neo-Luddite

    Neo-Luddite Well-Known Member

    My bet, they let the ruling stand as is. That's my hope, too. The nudge would be enough to keep momentum moving.
  6. Tom Servo

    Tom Servo Well-Known Member

    Looking at the Appelate brief and Gura's response, I don't see how the SCOTUS can rule any other way than to agree with the circuit-court ruling. That would set up legal precedent and allow the ripples to spread out nationwide.

    Otherwise, Heller could be viewed by many as a strictly local matter. The question at issue is whether or not the 2A guarantees individual firearms ownership. If Hillary gets elected, we really need this to go to the highest court.
  7. Neo-Luddite

    Neo-Luddite Well-Known Member

    If Hillary gets elected, we really need this to go to the highest court.

    I'm doing my level best to appeal to THE highest court regarding the upcoming above matter on at least a daily basis.
  8. romma

    romma Well-Known Member

    hmm! What select fire rifle for me? :)
  9. romma

    romma Well-Known Member

    hmm? What select fire rifle for me? :)

Share This Page