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Second Amendment Prohibited Weapons February 3, 2020

Everytown Submits Amicus Brief in Support of California Law Prohibiting Assault Weapons (Miller v. Becerra)

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund submitted this amicus brief in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California in defense of California’s Assault Weapons Control Act, which prohibits the manufacture, possession, transport, sale, offer for sale, and import of assault weapons.

Second Amendment February 3, 2020

Everytown Files Amicus Brief in Support of Florida Law Prohibiting the Sale of Firearms to Persons Under the Age of 21 (NRA v. Swearingen)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund submitted this amicus brief in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida in support of Florida’s post-Parkland law prohibiting the purchase of firearms by persons under the age of 21 -- and in opposition to the baseless constitutional challenge brought by the NRA.

Second Amendment Prohibited Weapons January 31, 2020

Everytown Submits Amicus Brief in Case Challenging Hawaii Law Prohibiting Butterfly Knives (Teter v. Connors)

Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund filed this amicus brief in the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii in a case challenging under the Second Amendment a Hawaii law prohibiting the possession of butterfly knives (which are defined by law as “kni[ves] having a blade encased in a split handle that manually unfolds with a hand or wrist action with the assistance of inertia, gravity, or both”).

Second Amendment January 7, 2020

Everytown Submits Amicus Brief in Support of California Law Restricting the Sale of Firearms to Persons Under the Age of 21 (Jones v. Becerra)

Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund submitted this amicus brief in the United States District Court for the Southern District of California in support of California’s law prohibiting, with a number of exceptions, those licensed to sell firearms from selling or transferring firearms to persons under 21 years of age.