Federal Court Tosses Challenge To DC Metro’s Gun Ban

Law & Crime reports:

A federal judge threw out a challenge to D.C.’s concealed pistol law after four D.C.-area residents failed to include a basic part of their case. Although the challengers made multiple arguments about the use of guns in 1600s New England, they included nothing to show that they were — or ever would be — personally affected by the statute.

Gregory T. Angelo, Tyler Yzaguirre, and Cameron M. Erickson live in the District of Columbia, and Robert M. Miller lives in Virginia. The four hold licenses to carry firearms, and say that they regularly use the D.C. Metro. The D.C. law, said the plaintiffs, interferes with their Second Amendment right of self-defense.

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