Baker v. Biaggi

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Baker v. Biaggi et al

AL BAKER,

               Plaintiff,
    vs.

LEO DROZDOFF, Acting Director of the
Nevada Department of Conservation and
Natural Resources; DAVID K. MORROW,
Administrator of the Nevada State Parks;
STEVE WEAVER, Deputy Director of the
Nevada State Parks; ERIC JOHNSON,
Nevada State Parks Fallon Regional
Manager; and ANDREW BASS, Park
Supervisor I, Wild Horse State Recreation
Area,

               Defendants.

Introduction

This is a second amendment challenge to the Nevada State Parks ban on possession of firearms for self defense. Mr. Baker applied for a special use permit from NV State Parks to keep a functional firearm in his tent and they denied him. Al Baker with the support of the Mountain States Legal Foundation sued the State of Nevada in Federal District court on July 13, 2010.

Status

The case is case number Case 3:10-cv-00426-ECR-RAM Docket filed in U.S. District Court of Nevada Northern Division

  • August 26, 2010 - Amended Complaint. Removed Defendants: Allen Biaggi and Allen Newberry and added new Defendants: Leo Drozdoff and Steven Weaver.

Commentary and Analysis

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NV State Parks gun ban challenged - Baker v. Biaggi et al.

Intent

  1. This suit seeks to overturn Nevada State law which bans possession of firearms for self defense.
  2. And make is so that in defense of life, discharge of firearm is not a crime.

Case Files

Case files are here