Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Criminal Law (page 127)

Criminal Law

No Standing to Challenge Firearm Sales Limits (access required)

Appellants, including the Second Amendment Foundation, lose their pre-enforcement challenge to the constitutionality of a federal statute restricting interstate transfers of handguns (18 U.S.C. § 922(b)(3)); a federal regulation implementing that statute (27 C.F.R. § 478.99); and a Virginia law ...

Read More »

No Second Amendment Right for ‘Non-Violent’ Offender (access required)

Defendant, formerly a licensed firearms dealer and collector of weapons and military memorabilia, can be convicted as a felon in possession of weapons and ammunition, despite his claim that his prior convictions were for non-violent offenses; the 4th Circuit joins ...

Read More »