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Summary: Federal Second Amendment lawsuit challenging California’s ban on so-called “assault weapons”

Plaintiffs: James Miller; Patrick Russ; Ryan Peterson; San Diego County Gun Owners

Defendants: California Attorney General Xavier Becerra; DOJ Bureau Chief Martin Horan

Litigation Counsel: John Dillon, Gatzke Dillon & Ballance LLP; George M. Lee, Seiler Epstein LLP


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Key Events & Filings:

2019-9-27: First Amended Complaint

2019-8-20: ORDER OF TRANSFER PURSUANT TO LOW NUMBER RULE. Case reassigned to Judge Roger T. Benitez and Magistrate Judge Jill L. Burkhardt for all further proceedings. Judge John A. Houston, Magistrate Judge Andrew G. Schopler no longer assigned to case. Create association to 3:17-cv-01017-BEN-JLB. The new case number is 19-cv-1537-BEN-JLB. Signed by Judge Roger T. Benitez on 8/16/2019. Signed by Judge John A. Houston on 8/20/2019. (tcf) (Entered: 08/20/2019)

2019-8-15: Complaint

Related News Releases:

2019-8-15: Second Amendment Lawsuit Challenging California “Assault Weapon” Ban Filed in San Diego Federal Court