September 24, 2020

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Eastern Time

ACS DC: COVID-tutional Law: Gun Regulations in The Time of Quarantine

The ACS DC, Los Angeles, Madison, and San Diego Lawyer Chapter are pleased to announce an expert panel discussion on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on gun regulations and other gun-related issues on the evening of September 24th.  

Panelists will discuss a range of issues, such as the impact on gun regulation advocacy efforts, the problems of armed militias and armed protesters during a quarantine, and the delicate balance governments face between respecting gun rights and implementing new regulations designed to protect everyone's health during the pandemic.

This event will feature:

Hon. Chokwe Antar Lumumba, Mayor of Jackson, Mississippi

Mary McCord, Visiting Professor of Law, and Legal Director at the Institute for Constitutional Advocacy and Protection, Georgetown University Law Center

Hannah Shearer, Litigation Director, Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence

Moderated by:

Joseph Blocher, Lanty L. Smith '67 Professor of Law and ACS Faculty Advisor, Duke University School of Law; Co-Director, Duke Center for Firearms Law