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About Genesa Cefali

Research Assistant at Duke Center for Firearms Law. J.D. Candidate at Duke University School of Law.  See profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/genesa-cefali-421048116/

Written by Genesa Cefali

The Historical Pedigree of Long Gun Registration

Posted by on July 16, 2019

In Heller II, the D.C. Circuit claimed that long gun registration requirements are novel, not historic. Heller III reiterated this line, stating that the registration requirement for long guns lacks the “historical pedigree” of the registration requirement for handguns. But is this entirely right? Historical American firearm registration laws suggest that long gun registration is […]

Is First Amendment Fee Jurisprudence the Right Approach to the Second Amendment?

Posted by on July 15, 2019

The historical record suggests: Maybe not.