Certiorari Granted

No. 20-843

New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc., et al. v. Kevin P. Bruen, in His Official Capacity as Superintendent of New York State Police, et al.

from the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

See other cases from the Second Circuit.

Docket Entries

Motion of Criminal Legal Scholars for leave to file amicus brief submitted.

Amicus brief of John Elson submitted.

Brief amicus curiae of Citizens Crime Commission of New York City filed. (Distributed)

Amicus brief of Presiding Bishop and President of the House of Deputies of the Episcopal Church; et al. submitted.

Brief amici curiae of City of Chicago and Eleven Other Cities filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Corpus Linguistics Professors and Experts filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Brady filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of March For Our Lives Action Fund filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Former National Security Officials filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of New York County Lawyers Association filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of American Medical Association, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of City of New York filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. and National Urban League filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of United States Senators, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Americans Against Gun Violence filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Former Major City Police Chiefs filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of American Bar Association filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Violence Policy Center filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of American Civil Liberties Union and New York Civil Liberties Union filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of States of California, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Professors of History and Law filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Members of the Business Community filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Motion of the Acting Solicitor General for leave to participate in oral argument as amicus curiae, for divided argument, and for enlargement of time for oral argument filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Everytown for Gun Safety filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of United States filed. (Distributed)

Amicus brief of Prosecutors Against Gun Violence submitted.

Amicus brief of National League of Cities et al. submitted.

Amicus brief of The Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence and 35 Other Organizations submitted.

Amicus brief of Social Scientists and Public Health Researchers in Support of Respondents submitted.

CIRCULATED

Brief amicus curiae of The Partnership for New York City filed. (Distributed)

Brief amici curiae of Amnesty International USA, et al. filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of League of Women Voters filed. (Distributed)

Brief amicus curiae of Neal Goldfarb filed.

Brief of Kevin P. Bruen, et al. not accepted for filing. (September 15, 2021)

Brief of respondents Kevin P. Bruen, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of J. Michael Luttig, et al. filed.

Record requested from the U.S.C.A. 2nd Circuit.

The record from the U.S.D.C. Northern District of New York has been electronically filed.

The record from the U.S.C.A. 2nd Circuit has been electronically filed.

ARGUMENT SET FOR Wednesday, November 3, 2021.

Brief amicus curiae of American Center for Law and Justice filed.

Brief amici curiae of Black Attorneys of Legal Aid, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Crime Prevention Research Center filed.

Brief amici curiae of Professors Robert Leider and Nelson Lund, and the Buckeye Firearms Association filed.

Brief amici curiae of United States Senator Ted Cruz, and 24 Other U.S. Senators filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The League for Sportsmen, Law Enforcement and Defense filed.

Brief amici curiae of Second Amendment Law Professors in support of neither party filed.

Brief amicus curiae of California Gun Rights Foundation filed.

Brief amicus curiae of NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Independent Women's Law Center filed.

Brief amici curiae of The Firearms Policy Coalition and Professor Joyce Lee Malcolm filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Goldwater Institute filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Rutherford Institute filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Madison Society Foundation, Inc. filed.

Brief amici curiae of FPC American Victory Fund, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Asian Pacific American Gun Owners Association filed.

Brief amici curiae of Black Guns Matter, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of National Foundation for Gun Rights and National Association for Gun Rights filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Cato Institute filed.

Brief amici curiae of Center for Defense of Free Enterprise, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Lambert Henry, Russell Davenport, and Peter Fusco filed.

Brief amici curiae of Second Amendment Foundation, et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of William English, Ph.D. and The Center for Human Liberty filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Gun Owners of America, Inc., Gun Owners Foundation, and Heller Foundation filed.

Brief amici curiae of California Rifle & Pistol Association, Incorporated and Second Amendment Law Center, Inc filed.

Brief amici curiae of The Liberal Gun Club and Commonwealth Second Amendment filed.

Brief amici curiae of Law Enforcement Groups and State and Local Firearms Rights Groups filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Governor of Texas filed.

Brief amici curiae of State of Arizona, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Independent Institute filed.

Brief amicus curiae of National Shooting Sports Foundation Inc. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of American Constitutional Rights Union filed.

Brief amicus curiae of J. Joel Alicea filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Patrick J. Charles in support of neither party filed.

Brief amicus curiae of The Buckeye Institute filed.

Brief amici curiae of Representative Claudia Tenney and 175 Additional Members of the U.S. House of Representatives filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms filed.

Brief amici curiae of The DC Project Foundation; Operation Blazing Sword—Pink Pistols; Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership filed.

Brief amicus curiae of National African American Gun Association, Inc. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of George K. Young Jr. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Mountain States Legal Foundation's Center to Keep and Bear Arms filed.

Brief amici curiae of Italo-American Jurists and Attorneys filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Association of New Jersey Rifle & Pistol Clubs, Inc. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Claremont Institute's Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence filed.

Brief amici curiae of Bay Colony Weapons Collectors, Inc. filed.

Brief of petitioners New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc., et al. filed.

Joint appendix filed.

Brief amici curiae of Professors of Second Amendment Law, et al. filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Alabama Center for Law and Liberty filed.

Motion to further extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is further extended to and including July 13, 2021. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is further extended to and including September 14, 2021.

Motion for an further extension of time to file the briefs on the merits filed.

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc., et al.

Motion to extend the time to file the briefs on the merits granted. The time to file the joint appendix and petitioners' brief on the merits is extended to and including July 2, 2021. The time to file respondents' brief on the merits is extended to and including August 23, 2021.

Motion for an extension of time file the briefs on the merits filed.

Petition GRANTED limited to the following question: Whether the State's denial of petitioners' applications for concealed-carry licenses for self-defense violated the Second Amendment.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/23/2021.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/16/2021.

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 4/1/2021.

Reply of petitioners New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc., et al. filed. (Distributed)

DISTRIBUTED for Conference of 3/26/2021.

Brief of respondents Keith M. Corlett, et al. in opposition filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Neal Goldfarb filed. (Brief corrected 3/1/21)

Brief amici curiae of State of Missouri.et al. filed.

Brief amici curiae of Law Enforcement Groups and State and Local Firearms Rights Groups filed.

Brief amicus curiae of Korte Enterprises, LLC, d/b/a Korte Tree Care filed.

Brief amici curiae of Firearms Policy Coalition and Firearms Policy Foundation filed.

Motion to extend the time to file a response is granted and the time is extended to and including February 22, 2021.

Motion to extend the time to file a response from January 22, 2021 to February 22, 2021, submitted to The Clerk.

Blanket Consent filed by Petitioner, New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc., et al.

Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due January 22, 2021)

Parties

New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc., et al., Petitioner, represented by Paul D. Clement

Kevin P. Bruen, et al., Respondent, represented by Barbara Dale Underwood

Amici Curiae

A Girl & A Gun Women's Shooting League, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jonathan Shae Goldstein

Alabama Center for Law and Liberty, Amicus Curiae, represented by Matthew James Clark

American Bar Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Reginald M. Turner Jr.

American Center for Law and Justice, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jay Alan Sekulow

American Civil Liberties Union and New York Civil Liberties Union, Amicus Curiae, represented by Perry Maxwell Grossman

American Constitutional Rights Union, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Joseph Park Jr.

American Medical Association, Medical Society of The State of New York, American Academy of Pediatrics, and American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Amicus Curiae, represented by Michael John Dell

Americans Against Gun Violence, Amicus Curiae, represented by Patrick Steve Loi

Amnesty International USA, Amicus Curiae, represented by Aaron Xavier Fellmeth

Armed Equality, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jonathan Shae Goldstein

Asian Pacific American Gun Owners Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Elbert Lin

Association of New Jersey Rifle & Pistol Clubs, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Daniel L. Schmutter

Bay Colony Weapons Collectors, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Robert Dowlut

Black Attorneys of Legal Aid, The Bronx Defenders, Brooklyn Defender Services, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Avinash Nitin Samarth

Black Guns Matter, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Jonathan Shae Goldstein

Brady, Amicus Curiae, represented by Rukesh A Korde

California Gun Rights Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by Erik S. Jaffe

California Rifle & Pistol Association, Incorporated and Second Amendment Law Center, Inc, Amicus Curiae, represented by C. D. Michel

Center for Defense of Free Enterprise, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Jerad Wayne Najvar

Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, Amicus Curiae, represented by Bradley Alan Benbrook

Citizens Crime Commission of New York City, Amicus Curiae, represented by Harry Sandick

City of Chicago and Eleven Other Cities, Amicus Curiae, represented by John J. Korzen

City of New York, Amicus Curiae, represented by Richard Paul Dearing

Claremont Institute's Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, Amicus Curiae, represented by John C. Eastman

Commonwealth Second Amendment, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by David D. Jensen

Corpus Linguistics Professors and Experts, Amicus Curiae, represented by Brian Robert Matsui

Crime Prevention Research Center, Amicus Curiae, represented by Steven W. Dulan

Criminal Legal Scholars, Amicus Curiae, represented by Matthew Eric Sloan

Everytown for Gun Safety, Amicus Curiae, represented by Jonathan Ellis Taylor

Former National Security Officials, Amicus Curiae, represented by Mary B. McCord

FPC American Victory Fund, Coalition of New Jersey Firearms Owners, San Diego County Gun Owners, Orange County Gun Owners, Riverside County Gun Owners, California County Gun Owners, and Knife Rights Foundation, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by David T. Hardy

George K. Young, Amicus Curiae, represented by Alan Alexander Beck

Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, Amicus Curiae, represented by Joshua Adam Matz

Governor of Texas, Amicus Curiae, represented by James Patrick Sullivan

Gun Owners of America, Inc., Gun Owners Foundation, and Heller Foundation, Amicus Curiae, represented by William Jeffrey Olson

Independent Women's Law Center, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Michael Reeves Jr.

Italo-American Jurists and Attorneys, Amicus Curiae, represented by Sarah Anne Gervase

J. Joel Alicea, Amicus Curiae, represented by John David Ohlendorf

J. Michael Luttig, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Richard Douglas Bernstein

John Elson, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Elson

Korte Enterprises, LLC, d/b/a Korte Tree Care, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Michael Reeves Jr.

Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund, Inc., et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Ana Cecilia Reyes

Lambert Henry, Russell Davenport, and Peter Fusco, Amicus Curiae, represented by Steven M. Lester

Law Enforcement Groups and State and Local Firearms Rights Groups, Amicus Curiae, represented by Dan Mark Peterson

League of Womens Voter, Amicus Curiae, represented by Adam Scott Gershenson

League of Women Voters, Amicus Curiae, represented by Adam Scott Gershenson

Madison Society Foundation, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Adam Jeremy Kraut

Major City Police Chiefs, Amicus Curiae, represented by Lee S. Richards III

March For Our Lives, Amicus Curiae, represented by Ira M. Feinberg

Members of the Business Community, Amicus Curiae, represented by Scott A. Edelman

Mountain States Legal Foundation's Center to Keep and Bear Arms, Amicus Curiae, represented by Cody James Wisniewski

NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund, Inc. and National Urban League, Amicus Curiae, represented by Samuel Spital

National African American Gun Association, Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Stephen Porter Halbrook

National Foundation for Gun Rights and National Association for Gun Rights, Amicus Curiae, represented by David Alan Warrington

National League of Cities et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Lawrence Rosenthal

National Shooting Sports Foundation Inc., Amicus Curiae, represented by Jonathan F. Mitchell

Neal Goldfarb, Amicus Curiae, represented by Neal Goldfarb

New York County Lawyers Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Benjamin Gross Shatz

NRA Civil Rights Defense Fund, Amicus Curiae, represented by Taylor Ann Rausch Meehan

Patrick J. Charles, Amicus Curiae, represented by John Michael Grenfell

Presiding Bishop and President of the House of Deputies of the Episcopal Church; et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Jeffrey S. Trachtman

Professors of History and Law, Amicus Curiae, represented by Mark D. Selwyn

Professors of Second Amendment Law, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Joseph Gary Samuel Greenlee

Professors Robert Leider and Nelson Lund, and the Buckeye Firearms Association, Amicus Curiae, represented by Derek Andrew DeBrosse

Prosecutors Against Gun Violence, Amicus Curiae, represented by Antonio Jorge Perez-Marques

Representative Claudia Tenney and 175 Additional Members of the U.S. House of Representatives, Amicus Curiae, represented by Brian David Schmalzbach

Second Amendment Foundation, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by David H. Thompson

Second Amendment Law Professors, Amicus Curiae, represented by Donald B. Verrilli Jr.

Social Scientists and Public Health Researchers in Support of Respondents, Amicus Curiae, represented by Elizabeth Vicens

State of Arizona, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Drew Curtis Ensign

State of Missouri, Amicus Curiae, represented by D. John Sauer

States of California, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Samuel Passchier Siegel

The Buckeye Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Larry James Obhof Jr.

The Cato Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Ilya Shapiro

The DC Project Foundation; Operation Blazing Sword—Pink Pistols; Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership, Amicus Curiae, represented by Charles Randall Flores

The Educational Fund to Stop Gun Violence and 35 Other Organizations, Amicus Curiae, represented by Nicole A. Saharsky

The Firearms Policy Coalition and Professor Joyce Lee Malcolm, Amicus Curiae, represented by Scott A. Keller

The Goldwater Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Camden Robert Webb

The Independent Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Edward Mark Wenger

The League for Sportsmen, Law Enforcement, and Defense, Amicus Curiae, represented by Christopher Michael Day

THE LEAGUE FOR SPORTSMEN, LAW ENFORCEMENT AND DEFENSE, Amicus Curiae, represented by Earl Neville Mayfield III

The Liberal Gun Club and Commonwealth Second Amendment, Amicus Curiae, represented by David D. Jensen

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, et al., Amicus Curiae, represented by Douglas A. Winthrop

The Partnership for New York City, Amicus Curiae, represented by Julia Tarver-Mason Wood

The Rutherford Institute, Amicus Curiae, represented by Michael J. Lockerby

United States, Amicus Curiae, represented by Brian H. Fletcher

United States Senators, Amicus Curiae, represented by Stephen Blake Kinnaird

United States Senator Ted Cruz, and 24 Other U.S. Senators, Amicus Curiae, represented by H. Christopher Bartolomucci

Violence Policy Center, Amicus Curiae, represented by David Morris Gossett

William English, Ph.D. and The Center for Human Liberty, Amicus Curiae, represented by Philip Daniel Williamson

 
Last updated: September 26, 2021