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=Palmer v. District of Columbia=
[http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.1.0.pdf Palmer v. District of Columbia] following ''[[Sykes v. McGinness]]'', is a case challenging the carry licensing in the District of Columbia. Incorporation is not an issue in D.C.
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Palmer is the first named plaintiff (Tom Palmer, George Lyon, Edward Raymond, Amy McVey, and Second Amendment Foundation) and District of Columbia is the first named defendant, District of Columbia, and Police Chief Cathy Lanier.
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Tom G. Palmer, George Lyon,  
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Edward Raymond, Amy McVey,
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Second Amendment Foundation, Inc.
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            Plaintiffs,
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District of Columbia,
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Cathy Lanier (Police Chief,
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            Defendants.
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==Introduction==
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[http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.1.0.pdf Palmer v. District of Columbia] is a case challenging the carry licensing in the District of Columbia. Though DC may license the manner of carry, DC '''must allow''' law abiding residents to carry a handgun in public for self defense.
  
 
==Status==
 
==Status==
  
The case is case number 1:09-cv-01482-HHK. [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.docket.html Docket] from RECAP.
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The case is case number 1:09-cv-01482-HHK. [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.docket.html Docket] from RECAP.  This case is filed in [http://www.dcd.uscourts.gov/dcd/ U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia].
  
*August 26, 2009: MSJ filed - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.5.1.pdf Memorandum in Support].
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!colspan="1" bgcolor="#F2ECCE" |WAITING FOR JUDGMENT
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|bgcolor="yellow"| August 2013 Update: A motion for expedited proceedings was filed August 9, 2013
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*August 6, 2009: Complaint filed.
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* July 19, 2011 - [http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/showthread.php?t=457017 The case has been reassigned to a new Judge and there will be a chambers meeting on July 22, 2011.]
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* [http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/showthread.php?t=327751 We are waiting for the Judge's ruling which is very overdue as of mid September, 2010]
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*July 14th, 2010 - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.19.0.pdf Plaintiffs file a Notice of Supplemental Authority] This submits ''[[McDonald v. Chicago]]'' to the court as an authority.
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*January, 15, 2010 - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.13.0.pdf Plaintiffs file a Notice of Supplemental Authority] This submits the denial to dismiss the ''[[Peruta v. County of San Diego]]'' complaint as an authority.
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*October 6, 2009 - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.12.0.pdf Defendants Reply to opposition to Motion]
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*September 23, 2009 - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.9.0.pdf Plaintiffs file a Memorandum in Opposition]
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*September 9, 2009 - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.6.0.pdf Defendants file a Motion for Summary Judgment]
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*August 26, 2009 - MSJ filed - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.5.1.pdf Memorandum in Support].
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*August 6, 2009 - [http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887.1.0.pdf Complaint filed.]
  
 
==Calguns Discussion Thread==
 
==Calguns Discussion Thread==
[http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/showthread.php?t=216421 DC Carry/Palmer: MSJ Filed]
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* [http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/showthread.php?t=327751 Palmer v. District of Columbia?] August, 2010
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* [http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/showthread.php?t=216421 DC Carry/Palmer: MSJ Filed] August, 2009
  
 
== Intent ==
 
== Intent ==
 
Though DC may license the manner of carry, DC must allow law abiding residents to carry a handgun in public for self defense.
 
Though DC may license the manner of carry, DC must allow law abiding residents to carry a handgun in public for self defense.
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==Case Files==
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[http://www.archive.org/download/gov.uscourts.dcd.137887/ All Case files are here]

Latest revision as of 02:10, 12 August 2013

Palmer v. District of Columbia

Tom G. Palmer, George Lyon, 
Edward Raymond, Amy McVey,
Second Amendment Foundation, Inc. 
        
           Plaintiffs,
    v.

District of Columbia,
Cathy Lanier (Police Chief,
    
           Defendants.

Introduction

Palmer v. District of Columbia is a case challenging the carry licensing in the District of Columbia. Though DC may license the manner of carry, DC must allow law abiding residents to carry a handgun in public for self defense.

Status

The case is case number 1:09-cv-01482-HHK. Docket from RECAP. This case is filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

WAITING FOR JUDGMENT
August 2013 Update: A motion for expedited proceedings was filed August 9, 2013

Calguns Discussion Thread

Intent

Though DC may license the manner of carry, DC must allow law abiding residents to carry a handgun in public for self defense.

Case Files

All Case files are here