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Rhode Island Bar Journal Article

Second Amendment Foundation Brings Another Case to the Supreme Court

Posted by Keith G. Langer | Apr 26, 2021 | 0 Comments

Its challenge to NY's 'SAFE Act" will be heard. From the SAF:
 
"The Second Amendment Foundation today is hailing the decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to hear a Second Amendment right-to-carry case challenging New York State's restrictive gun control law, declaring that a favorable ruling in this case will almost certainly impact challenges to similar laws in other states, which SAF and others are contesting.
 
The case is known as NY State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Corlett. It is the first time in more than a decade the high court has accepted a Second Amendment case for review since the 2010 case of McDonald v. City of Chicago, which was a SAF case decided in June 2010.
“This case was made possible by the Second Amendment Foundation's Supreme Court victory in McDonald v. City of Chicago that incorporated the Second Amendment to the states via the 14th Amendment,” noted SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan M. Gottlieb. “SAF's victory in that case built the foundation for this and other lawsuits against states and localities to be heard by the Supreme Court to protect and expand gun rights, and we are proud of that.”
 
Go HERE for the petition:
 
https://www.supremecourt.gov/.../20201217110211298_2020... -Corlett%20Cert%20Petition%20FINAL.pdf

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Keith G. Langer

Keith G. Langer, Attorney at Law SERVING NORFOLK COUNTY, MA, AND SURROUNDING AREAS Solo practitioner concentrating in civil litigation, collections, family law and administrative law, particularly firearms licensing.Professional Qualifications: One of the longest-serving member of the Firear...

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