Supreme Court to Take Up Right to Carry Gun for Self-Defense
The case, which reviews a ruling on New York's restrictive gun permit laws, probably will be argued in the fall.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed on Monday to hear an appeal to expand gun rights in the United States in a New York case over the right to carry a firearm in public for self-defense. The case marks the court’s first foray into gun rights since Justice Amy Coney Barrett came on board in October, making a 6-3 conservative majority. The justices said Monday they will review a lower-court ruling that upheld New…