Professor Winkler Quoted in Washington Post Article on Federal Judge's Gun Law Ruling

May 19, 2015 – Professor Adam Winkler was quoted in a Washington Post article on a D.C. federal judge’s ruling that the new gun carry law is unconstitutional.

UCLA law professor Adam Winkler said there is a good chance that Scullin’s decision will be overturned on appeal. However, he said, the Supreme Court has not yet decided whether the Second Amendment requires cities such as the District to allow guns in public, or what kind of permitting is permissible, passing up several opportunities to do so in recent years.

“The D.C. case could be the next Second Amendment case in the Supreme Court,” Winkler said.

Read the article.