Monday, April 15, 2013

Supreme Court Denies Certiorari in Second Circuit Second Amendment Case

In a closely watched petition for certiorari in  Kachalsky v. Cace, the Supreme Court declined an opportunity to review the Second Circuit's upholding of NY's "concealed carry" law. 

Recall that the Second Circuit in Kachalsky v. County of Westchester applied intermediate scrutiny 
New York's requirement that applicants prove “proper cause” to obtain licenses to carry handguns for self-defense under New York Penal Law.

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