Supreme Court declines to review decision upholding 10-day waiting period for gun purchases

The US Supreme Court [official website] on Tuesday declined to review a decision from the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit upholding California’s 10-day waiting period [JURIST report] for purchasing a gun. The court denied a petition for certiorari [text, PDF] filed by two California plaintiffs in conjunction with the Second Amendment Foundation and the Calguns Foundation [advocacy websites] in October. The California law would require a 10-day waiting period for new gun purchasers even if the individual…

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