Injunction issued in New Orleans gun confiscation case...
According to an email alert, the NRA and the Second Amendment Foundation have joined forces to file
a lawsuit and obtain an injunction prohibiting the confiscation of
firearms from law-abiding citizens in New Orleans. Here's the
The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of
this afternoon issued a temporary restraining order on behalf of the Second
Amendment Foundation (SAF) and National Rifle Association (NRA),
an end to firearm seizures from citizens living in and around New
District Judge Jay Zaney issued the restraining order against all
in a lawsuit filed Thursday by SAF and NRA. Defendants in the lawsuit
include New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin and Police Chief Edwin Compass III.
I'll be following this case as closely as I can once I can find a way
to obtain related documents. Given the mess that Louisiana is in
at the moment, that may take a while. This promises to be a very
interesting case, however.