Pelosi said Gorsuch "comes down on the side of felons over gun safety."
There’s one case, Games-Perez, where Gorsuch wouldn’t immediately send the defendant, a felon, to prison for having a gun, despite the federal ban on felons possessing guns. But Gorsuch’s reasoning wasn’t about whether the law infringed on the defendant’s Second Amendment rights. Instead, he thought the law allowed the defendant an opportunity to make the case in court that the he didn’t know he was a felon.
Two other cases that came up in our research, Pope and Reese, turned out to be irrelevant.
Pelosi’s statement contains an element of truth but ignores critical facts that would give a different impression. We rate it Mostly False.
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