FEB 13 2014
UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS
MOLLY C. DWYER, CLERK
U.S. COURT OF APPEALS
FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT
EDWARD PERUTA; MICHELLE
LAXSON; JAMES DODD; LESLIE
BUNCHER, Dr.; MARK CLEARY;
CALIFORNIA RIFLE AND PISTOL
D.C. No. 3:09-cv-02371-IEG-BGS
Plaintiffs - Appellants,
COUNTY OF SAN DIEGO; WILLIAM
D. GORE, individually and in his capacity
Defendants - Appellees.
Appeal from the United States District Court
for the Southern District of California
Irma E. Gonzalez, Chief District Judge, Presiding
Argued and Submitted December 6, 2012
San Francisco, California
Before: O’SCANNLAIN, THOMAS, and CALLAHAN, Circuit Judges.
O’SCANNLAIN, Circuit Judge:
We are called upon to decide whether a responsible, law-abiding citizen has
a right under the Second Amendment to carry a firearm in public for self-defense.