Louisiana: State Supreme Court to hear argument on law barring felons from guns is constitutional
Posted on October 15, 2013
Louisiana Supreme Court justices are considering the residual and likely unintended effects of the constitutional amendment that voters overwhelmingly approved last year to make gun ownership a "fundamental" right. The question is whether the amended Constitution lets convicted felons possess firearms, an act that is forbidden by the state criminal code.
Read the article: The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, La.)