Supreme Court to hear case on New York's gun permit law


The Supreme Court is set to hear a gun rights case that could lead to a more guns on the streets of New York and Los Angeles the case the justices will hear Wednesday centers on new York's restrictive gun permit lawn weather challenges to the law in about half a dozen states have a right to carry a concealed gun in public for self defense gun control groups say of a High Court ruling requires states to drop restrictions the result will be more violence gun rights groups say the risk of a confrontation is why they have the right to be armed for self defense and hope the courts six three conservative majority sides with them the last time the court issued a major gun rights decision was two thousand eight and twenty ten establishing a nationwide right to keep a gun at home for self defense the question for the court now is whether there's a similar second amendment right to carry a firearm in public I'm Julie Walker

Coming up next