PoliticalVelCraft – Volubrjotr – Breaking : Press Conference: 55 Colorado Sheriffs File Law Suit Against Colorado UnConstitutional Anti-Gun Bill Legislation – 19 May 2013

Uploaded 17 May 2013 by David Kopel

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The Independence Institute held a press conference on May 17, 2013 announcing the lawsuit against the new anti-gun bills passed by the Colorado legislature and signed by Governor John Hickenlooper. The lead attorney is Dave Kopel.

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLORADO

Civil Action No.55 SHERIFFS:
JOHN B. COOKE, Sheriff of Weld County, Colorado;
TERRY MAKETA, Sheriff of El Paso County, Colorado; JUSTIN SMITH, Sheriff of Larimer County, Colorado;
DAVID A. WEAVER, Sheriff of Douglas County, Colorado; BRUCE W. HARTMAN, Sheriff of Gilpin County, Colorado; KEN PUTNAM, Sheriff of Cheyenne County, Colorado; DENNIS SPRUELL, Sheriff of Montezuma County, Colorado; TIM JANTZ, Sheriff of Moffat County, Colorado;
JERRY MARTIN, Sheriff of Dolores County, Colorado;
MIKE ENSMINGER, Sheriff of Teller County, Colorado; SHAYNE HEAP, Sheriff of Elbert County, Colorado;
CHAD DAY, Sheriff of Yuma County, Colorado;
FRED D. MCKEE, Sheriff of Delta County, Colorado;
LOU VALLARIO, Sheriff of Garfield County, Colorado;
FRED HOSSELKUS, Sheriff of Mineral County, Colorado; BRETT L. POWELL, Sheriff of Logan County, Colorado; JAMES FAULL, Sheriff of Prowers County, Colorado;
LARRY KUNTZ, Sheriff of Washington County, Colorado; BRIAN E. NORTON, Sheriff of Rio Grande County, Colorado; DUKE SCHIRARD, Sheriff of La Plata County, Colorado;
JIM BEICKER, Sheriff of Fremont County, Colorado; RONALD BRUCE, Sheriff of Hinsdale County, Colorado; CHRIS S. JOHNSON, Sheriff of Otero County, Colorado; FRED JOBE, Sheriff of Custer County, Colorado;
DONALD KRUEGER, Sheriff of Clear Creek County, Colorado; JAMES CRONE, Sheriff of Morgan County, Colorado;
SI WOODRUFF, Sheriff of Rio Blanco County, Colorado;
TOM RIDNOUR, Sheriff of Kit Carson County, Colorado;
TOM NESTOR, Sheriff of Lincoln County, Colorado;
STAN HILKEY, Sheriff of Mesa County, Colorado;
FORREST FRAZEE, Sheriff of Kiowa County, Colorado;
RICK DUNLAP, Sheriff of Montrose County, Colorado;
TED B. MINK, Sheriff of Jefferson County, Colorado;
DAVE STONG, Sheriff of Alamosa County, Colorado;
FRED WEGENER, Sheriff of Park County, Colorado;
BRUCE NEWMAN, Sheriff of Huerfano County, Colorado; RANDY PECK, Sheriff of Sedgwick County, Colorado;

DOMINIC MATTIVI, JR., Sheriff of Ouray County, Colorado; JOHN MINOR, Sheriff of Summit County, Colorado;
SCOTT FISCHER, Sheriff of Jackson County, Colorado;
PETER GONZALEZ, Sheriff of Archuleta County, Colorado; RICK BESECKER, Sheriff of Gunnison County, Colorado; CHARLES “ROB” URBACH , Sheriff of Phillips County, Colorado; ROD FENSKE, Sheriff of Lake County, Colorado;

GRAYSON ROBINSON, Sheriff of Arapahoe County, Colorado; DAVID D. CAMPBELL, Sheriff of Baca County, Colorado; MIKE NORRIS, Sheriff of Saguache County, Colorado;
AMOS MEDINA, Sheriff of Costilla County, Colorado;

MILES CLARK, Sheriff of Crowley County, Colorado;
DAVID ENCINIAS, Sheriff of Bent County, Colorado;
SUE KURTZ, Sheriff of San Juan County, Colorado;
JAMES (JIM) CASIAS, Sheriff of Las Animas County, Colorado; GARRETT WIGGINS, Sheriff of Routt County, Colorado; DOUGLAS N. DARR , Sheriff of Adams County, Colorado;

COLORADO OUTFITTERS ASSOCIATION; COLORADO FARM BUREAU;
NATIONAL SHOOTING SPORTS FOUNDATION; MAGPUL INDUSTRIES;

USA LIBERTY ARMS;
OUTDOOR BUDDIES, INC.;
WOMEN FOR CONCEALED CARRY;
COLORADO STATE SHOOTING ASSOCIATION;
HAMILTON FAMILY ENTERPRISES, INC., d/b/a FAMILY SHOOTING CENTER AT CHERRY CREEK STATE PARK;
DAVID STRUMILLO;
DAVID BAYNE;
DYLAN HARRELL;
ROCKY MOUNTAIN SHOOTERS SUPPLY;
2ND AMENDMENT GUNSMITH & SHOOTER SUPPLY, LLC;
BURRUD ARMS INC. D/B/A JENSEN ARMS;
GREEN MOUNTAIN GUNS;
JERRY’S OUTDOOR SPORTS;
GRAND PRIX GUNS;
SPECIALTY SPORTS & SUPPLY;
GOODS FOR THE WOODS;

Plaintiffs,

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vs.
JOHN W. HICKENLOOPER, Governor of the State of Colorado,

Defendant.

COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF

U.S. County Sheriff Project

U.S. County Sheriff Project

Peace officers and peaceable citizens join together to bring this action in defense of public safety, the Second and Fourteenth Amendments of the Constitution of the United States, and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Plaintiffs are 54 Colorado elected sheriffs, retired law enforcement officers, disabled individuals, civil rights and disability rights organizations, licensed firearms dealers, associations of law-abiding gun owners, hunting outfitters, and the firearms industry, and a manufacturer of firearm accessories.

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