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UNITED STATES v. LOPEZ. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT. No. 93-1260. Argued November 8, 1994- Decided April 26, 1995. After respondent, then a 12th-grade student, carried a concealed handgun into his high school, he was charged with violating the Gun- Free ...

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OCTOBER TERM, 1994. Syllabus. UNITED STATES v. LOPEZ. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT. No. 93- 1260. Argued November 8, 1994-Decided April 26, 1995. After respondent, then a 12th-grade student, carried a concealed handgun into his high school, he was  ...

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Summary. This month we spotlight the landmark 1995 federalism case U.S. v. Lopez. After half a century of rulings that resulted in the expansion of Congress's power, the Court's ruling in U.S. v. Lopez, which declared the Gun Free School Zones Act an unconstitutional overreach, was seen by some experts as signaling a ...