A federal judge has struck down a Texas law preventing individuals aged 18 to 20 years from carrying handguns in public, in the first major court ruling on Second Amendment rights since the Supreme Court recognized a constitutional right to carry firearms in public for self-defense.
The Firearms Policy Coalition (FPC), which brought the lawsuit here, hailed the new court ruling.
This doesn’t directly matter much to me or my children but my grandchildren may benefit from this in another decade or two.
* It was the Second Amendment Foundation which originally claimed the mission statement after the McDonald decision. But more recently it appears the FPC has been racking up the greater score. It is a target rich environment so there is room for many players to score points.