Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Elizabeth B. Prelogar , Acting Solicitor General Counsel of Record, Nicholas L. McQuaid , Acting Assistant Attorney General, Eric J. Feigin , Deputy Solicitor General, Rebecca Taibleson , Assistant to the Solicitor General, Scott A.C. Meisler , Thomas E. Booth , Attorneys, Department of Justice, Washington, DC, for Petitioner.
Kimberly H. Albro , Office of the Federal, Public Defender, Columbia, SC, Jeremy Maltby , Kendall Turner , O'Melveny & Myers LLP, Washington, DC, Jeffrey L. Fisher , Counsel of Record, Stanford Law School, Supreme Court, Litigation Clinic, Stanford, CA, for Respondent.
Justice KAVANAUGH delivered the opinion of the Court.
Federal law prohibits the possession of firearms by certain categories of individuals, including by those who have been convicted of a crime punishable by more than one year in prison. See 18 U.S.C. §§ 922(g), 924(a)(2). In Rehaif v. United States, 588 U.S. ___, 139 S.Ct. 2191...
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