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AMICUS CURIAEBRADY CENTER TO PREVENT GUN VIOLENCE’SMOTION FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMICUS CURIAE BRIEFIN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS-APPELLEES
The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence respectfully requests thisCourt grant leave to file an
brief in support of the Defendants-Appellees in this matter.
Defendants-Appellees have consented to the filing of this brief, but the Plaintiff has not consented yet. The Brady Center was granted leave to participate as amicus in this matter below with the District Court finding that theBrady Center’s brief there was “particularly valuable in light of thesignificant public interest in Second Amendment litigation across the nation ….”
Indeed, the District Court’s decision referenced the Brady Center’s amicus brief twice. As such and as set forth below, this Court has broad discretion to grantamicus status to the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence and it is urged to grantthis motion.
I.IDENTITY OF AMICUS CURIAE