No. 15-3015.

930 F.3d 460 (2019)

UNITED STATES of America, Appellee, v. Rodney CLASS, Appellant

United States Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit.

Decided July 19, 2019.

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.

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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