Skip to comments.Oral Arguments for En Banc Review of Young v. Hawaii on 24 September, 2020
Posted on 10/06/2020 5:38:24 AM PDT by marktwain
On 24 September 2020, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal heard the oral arguments in a virtual en banc panel to re-hear the case.
The three-judge panel had held the Hawaii law violated the Second Amendment of the Constitution because it did not allow ordinary citizens a way to bear arms outside of the home for self-defense.
Screen shot of virtual hearlng of the en banc panel of the Ninth Circuit in Young v. Hawaii. Cropped and scaled by Dean Weingarten
The Ninth Circuit has established a tradition of re-hearing cases favorable to the Second Amendment and not re-hearing cases which are not favorable to the Second Amendment. This gives the Ninth a second chance to derail an effective Second Amendment.
President Trump has appointed 10 judges to the Ninth Circuit. There are 29 active judges on the Ninth Circuit. Judges to en banc panels are chosen, to some extent, randomly. There are eleven judges on a Ninth circuit en banc panel.
In the panel for the review of Young v. Hawaii the judges and the presidents who appointed them are listed below:
The panel has six appointees from Republicans, and five from Democrats. This shows the changing nature of Ninth Circuit, which now has 16 active judges appointed by Democrats and 13 active judges appointed by Republicans.
This panel may either uphold the three judge panel or overturn the panel's decision, but the en banc panel will hear the case fresh, or de novo.
It is not worth much time to attempt to predict a panel decision from
(Excerpt) Read more at ammoland.com ...
It is a fairly clear cut carry outside the home case.
Is there a transcript available?
LOL! I read “hearlng” as “hurling”!
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