Sheriff Clay Parker v. State of California

Sean Anthony Brady

Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2011

Practice Area:Constitutional

Outcome:Trial court ruled AB 962 unconstitutionally vague on its face and enjoined its enforcement . State appealed. Appellate court agreed in a landmark decision. The CA Supreme Court has accepted review and should decide the case by the end of the year..

Description:Represented ammunition vendors and shippers, law enforcement, and individual consumers challenging controversial statewide legislation (AB 962) requiring law abiding individuals to provide private personal information and a thumbprint for every purchase of "handgun ammunition" and prohibiting mail order and internet purchases of "handgun ammunition."