Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Leonard R. Powell , Washington, DC, argued the cause for appellant. With him on the briefs was Jessica Ring Amunson , Washington, DC.
Lauren R. Bates ,, Assistant U.S. Attorney, argued the cause for appellee. With her on the briefs were Jesse K. Liu , U.S. Attorney, and Elizabeth Trosman , Chrisellen R. Kolb , Jeffrey Pearlman , and Valinda Jones , Assistant U.S. Attorneys.
Before: Griffith and Srinivasan, Circuit Judges, and Sentelle, Senior Circuit Judge.
Griffith, Circuit Judge:
Federal law prohibits the possession of firearms on the grounds of the United States Capitol. 40 U.S.C. § 5104(e). Rodney Class pleaded guilty to violating this law after parking a car containing three guns on a street near the Capitol. He now argues that, as applied to his case, the law violates the Second Amendment...
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