Case caption: Jeff Silvester, et al. v. Attorney General Xavier Becerra (formerly Silvester v. Kamala Harris)
Filed: December 23, 2011 (Federal Eastern District of California, Fresno)
Plaintiffs/Appellees: Jeffrey Silvester, Brandon Combs, The Calguns Foundation, Second Amendment Foundation
Defendant/Appellant: California Attorney General Xavier Becerra
Summary: Second and Fourteenth Amendment challenge to California’s mandatory “10-day waiting period” for those who (1) have a California Certificate of Eligibility, (2) have a California License to Carry, or (3) have firearms already registered to them with the State of California.
Status: Judgment by the District Court in favor of Plaintiffs (Second Amendment). Ninth Circuit 3-judge panel reversed the judgement of the District Court. En banc rehearing requested by Plaintiffs/Appellees on Feb. 13, 2017.