Leading Court Decisions on the Second Amendment

Classes of Weapons and Ammunition

Background Checks and Access to Firearms

Right to Bear Arms

Gun Dealer Sales & Other Transfers

  • United States Court of Appeals

Investigating Gun Crimes Including Illegal Gun Sales

  • United States Federal District Courts
    • U.S. v. Kraase, 340 F.Supp. 147 (E.D. Wis. 1972)
    • U.S. v. Gross, 313 F.Supp. 1330 (S.D. Ind. 1970), affirmed on other grounds, 451 F.2d 1355 (7 th Cir. 1971)

Gun Owner Responsibilities

  • State Courts

Authority to Regulate Firearms