Originally Posted by kcbrown
We can't afford a delay of 3 years (probability of losing at least one of the Heller 5 to death in that time frame: roughly 37%
). I'd argue that we can't even afford a delay of 2 years (25% probability of losing a Heller 5 justice to death).
Well if you recall there are several related cases. Bircht v. Beck would in all likelihood by heard first as it is already on appeal in the incredibly unlikely chance that both get remanded as that case has been fully briefed.
Counsel in Peruta filed a motion that listed all the related cases. Apparently the relief sought is identical to Peruta.
The Birdt appeal seeks almost identical relief as the Peruta appellants (i.e.,
that issuing authorities must recognize self-defense as “good cause” for issuance
of a Carry License because such a license is the only manner to lawfully bear arms