The notoriously liberal Ninth Circuit federal court of appeals could become even more leftist if the U.S. Senate confirms a notoriously anti-gun judicial nominee.
Senators may vote soon on Trump nominee and former Hawaii Attorney General Mark Jeremy Bennett, whose nomination is drawing fire from gun rights groups.
As Hawaii’s attorney general, Bennett tried to block conservative groups from speaking about politics and claimed in court filings that the Constitution does not give Americans the right to own a gun.
In that case, District of Columbia v. Heller, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the Second Amendment protects an American’s right to own a firearm without having to enroll in a state militia.
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