Ruling in Heller expected this week

Most of the experts expect the decision in D.C. v. Heller this week. I will be watching the court, and will post as soon as possible. A non-expert prediction: 2A held as an individual right, probably subject to “reasonable restrictions,” no real guidance on what … Continue reading

A former Brady Lawyer on D.C. v. Heller

Here is an interesting article by a former Brady Campaign lawyer. My main thought reading it is that a court should not “[approach] the Heller case in a spirit conciliation and compromise rather than extremism”, but should instead attempt to interpret and apply the law … Continue reading

Gura on machine guns

Michael Bane had a post regarding the discussion of machine guns in the D.C. v. Heller oral arguments, including quoting a post from Alan Gura. I have to admit that I cringed listening to the exchanges regarding machine guns, as … Continue reading