Tag Archives: Appeal

Mendelson says he will appeal D.C. gun carry ruling

D.C. is in the cross hairs of a Second Amendment fight. The city is the only place in the country that has a complete ban on carrying guns outside the home. Last month, U.S. District Court Judge Frederick Scullin ruled in the Palmer case that the law was unconstitutional and D.C. had to allow people to carry guns. In an exclusive interview, D.C. Ci…

Hospital May Not Appeal Husband’s Bid to Cut Pregnant Wife From Life Support, Kill His Unborn Child

A Texas hospital may not appeal a judge’s decision late Friday to allow a husband’s bid to remove his “brain dead” pregnant wife from life support, an action that would end the life of his own unborn child. Marlise Munoz collapsed in her home last November from an apparent blood clot in her lungs when […]…

New York: State, gun-rights groups appeal SAFE Act ruling

Gun-rights groups and the state have vowed to continue their battle in federal court over New York’s gun-control law….

Canada: Supreme Court to hear Quebec gun registry appeal

The last remnants of the federal long gun registry will survive into 2014.The Supreme Court of Canada agreed on Thursday to give the Quebec government one last shot at making the case for preserving provincial registry data….

Court throws out Brian Terry family’s case; Appeal possible

A federal court tonight has thrown out a case brought by the family of Brian Terry, the Border Patrol agent who was killed in a firefight on the Arizona-Mexico border in December 2010. Sharyl Attkisson reports that money already awarded to the family precludes this sort of case from proceeding.