A mixed day from the Supreme Court on the Second Amendment


America's Watchtower

 Two second amendment issues were on tap on the final day of the Supreme Court’s session and it was a mixed day. First, the Supreme Court declined to take up Peruta v. California in its next session. This case revolves around California’s “good cause” requirement for  getting a concealed carry license.

  In California a person must show good reason for wanting to carry a concealed weapon outside a person’s home or property. Simple general self-defense without showing any type of imminent threat to the applicant is not “good cause” in the state.

  Here is more on that case:

SCOTUS declined to hear Peruta v. California; a case revolving around California’s “good cause” requirement for concealed carry license acquisition. On January 12, 2017,  Breitbart News reported SCOTUS was petitioned to review Peruta in hopes of securing a ruling as to “whether the Second Amendment entitles ordinary, law-abiding citizens…

View original post 262 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s