Joshua Prince

  • SCOTUS Denies Certiorari in Binderup/Suarez

    Today, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear the U.S. Government’s request for appeal in the combined cases of Attorney General Sessions v. Binerup and Suarez, leaving in place the District Court and Third Circuit decisions holding that an individual can successfully bring a Second Amendment as-applied challenge to a non-violent misdemeanor firearms disability.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 11 readers -
  • Firearms Law Seminar – August 19, 2017 at King Shooter Supply!

    On August 19, 2017, Chief Counsel Joshua Prince, Attorney Adam Kraut and Attorney Eric Winter of Firearms Industry Consulting Group® (FICG®), a division of Civil Rights Defense Firm, P.C., in conjunction with King Shooters Supply, will offer a four (4) hour seminar, from 1-5pm, on state and federal firearms law at their store located at 346 E Church Rd, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 14 readers -
  • Firearm Preemption Passes Senate With Veto-Proof Vote

    Yesterday, the Pennsylvania Senate passed Senate Bill 5 with a vote of 34 to 16, which is a 2/3rds majority veto-proof vote; however, the vote could have been even stronger if three republicans – Senators Greenleaf, Killion and McGarrigle – had not voted against it. At the last minute, there were five amendments proposed to Senate Bill 5 of which only one passed.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 9 readers -
  • Firearm and Ammunition Preemption Needs YOUR Immediate Support!

    Today, in an 8-3 vote, the Senate Local Government Committee passed an extremely important firearm and ammunition preemption bill – Senate Bill 5 – which in addition to reaffirming/strengthening preemption would also provide for attorney fees and costs, where a local government violates the preemption statute. Senate Bill 5 will now go to the Senate floor for consideration.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 16 readers -
  • Removal of PA Character and Reputation Clause for an LTCF

    Today, Representative Russ Diamond and 20 pro-Second Amendment/Article 1, Section 21 Representatives submitted a new bill, HB 918, which would remove the character and reputation / good cause provision of 18 Pa.C.S. 6109. Many issuing authorities, like Philadelphia and Monroe have utilized the character and reputation provision to prevent law-abiding individuals from obtaining an LTCF.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 10 readers -
  • Franklin County Sheriff Contends He’s Immune From Judicial Oversight

    In a brief filed before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the Franklin County Sheriff has taken an eerily Orwellian position that he is immune from judicial oversight and cannot be held liable for his actions – even those explicitly violating state law. As our viewers are aware, on May 20, 2016, the Commonwealth Court issued a monumental decision in John Doe, et al., v. Franklin County, et al.

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -