NIWRC’s VAWA Sovereignty Initiative Celebrates another Supreme Court Victory

Published June 27, 2016 LAME DEER, MONTANA—The U.S. Supreme Court today affirmed that the federal firearm prohibition, 18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(9), prohibits an individual convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence from possessing a firearm, regardless of whether the underlying crime of domestic violence was committed with knowing, intentional, or reckless intent.  Petitioners Stephen […]

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