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CIVIL NO. 07-15763 IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT RUSSELL ALLEN NORDYKE, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, vs MARY V. KING, et al., Defendants-Appellees. ON APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT CouRT. FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA ‘THE HONORABLE MARTIN J. JENKINS, JUDGE PRESIDING (CASE No. CV-99-4389-MII) SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF OF AMICI CURIAE LEGAL COMMUNITY AGAINST VIOLENCE, CITY OF OAKLAND, CITY AND COUNTY OF SAN FRANCISCO, BRADY CENTER TO PREVENT GUN VIOLENCE, CALIFORNIA PEACE OFFICERS’ ASSOCIATION, CALIFORNIA POLICE CHIEFS’ ASSOCIATION, CALIFORNIA STATE SHERIFFS’ ASSOCIATION, COALITION TO STOP GUN VIOLENCE, VIOLENCE POLICY CENTER, AND YOUTH ALIVE!, IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS-APPELLEES. URGING AFFIRMANCE OF THE JUDGMENT MORRISON & FOERSTER LLP. JORDAN ETH. JACQUELINE BOS ANGELA E. KLEINE, 425 MARKET STREET SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA 94105-2482 TELEPHONE: 415.268.7000 FACSIMILE: 415.268.7522 EMAIL: JETH@MOFO.COM; 180S@MOFO.COM AKLEINE@MOFO.COM October 2, 2008 Co-COUNSEL FOR AMICI CURIAE sf-2567378 TABLE OF CONTENTS TABLE OF AUTHORITIES INTRODUCTION. . essence STATEMENTS OF INTEREST OF AMICI CURIAE.... RELEVANT PROCEDURAL HISTORY ARGUMENT I THE SECOND AMENDMENT DOES NOT APPLY TO THE, COMMERCIAL SALE OF A. The Second Amendment Is Not Incorporated Against The States Or Local Governments. B. Heller Recognizes The Right To Possess Guns For Self-defense In The Home — Not The Right To Profit From The Commercial Sale Of Guns.......... IL. EVEN IF THE SECOND AMENDMENT WERE APPLICABLI THE ORDINANCE IS CONSTITUTIONAL... A. — The Ordinance Is Presumptively Lawful Under Heller And Valid As A Reasonable Regulation. B. Heller Does Not Limit The County’s Right To Manage Its Own Property oe TI. ALAMEDA COUNTY’S ORDINANCE SATISFIES LONG- STANDING STANDARDS FOR FIREARM REGULATION... A. Possession Of Firearms In Public Places Has Been The Subject Of Longstanding Prohibitions... B. Alameda County’s Ordinance Is A Reasonable Regulation.......... CONCLUSION ... a . ATTACHMENT A — STATEMENTS OF INTEREST OF AMICI CURIAE B— ALAMEDA COUNTY FEDERAL FIREARMS LICENSEE LIS sh2567378 TABLE OF AUTHORITIES Page(s) Cases Arnold v. Cleveland, 67 Ohio St.3d 35 (1993)..... 17 Berman v. Parker, 348 U.S. 26 (1954)...... Bleiler v. Chief, Dover Police Dep't, 155 NH. 693 (2007) ..... 11,12 Bristow v. State, 418 So.2d 927 (Ala, Crim. App. 1982)... 10 Burton v. Sills, 53 NJ. 86 (1968)... 4 City of L.A. v, Alameda Books, 535) US 425 (Uist 2002)eeee City of Tucson v. Rineer, 193 Ariz, 160 (Ct. App. 1998) ..a.cssiussuntnsnnnnnennese 6 Colorado v. Blue, 190 Colo. 95 (1975)... Commonwealth v. Ray, 218 Pa. Super. 72 (1970), vacated on other grounds, 448 Pa. 307... 16 Cranford v. Lungren, 96 F.3d 380 (9th Cir. 1996). 28 District of Columbia v. Heller, 128 S. Ct. 2783 (2008)... passim Fresno Rifle and Pistol Club, Inc. v. Van de fe Kamp, 965 F.2d 723 (9th Cir. 1992)... Great Western States, Ine. v. County of Las Angeles 27 Cal. 4th 853 (2002).uoer soe sh2567378