This morning, the nation’s highest court is expected to announce its ruling on the constitutionality of the District’s handgun ban. We’ll analyze the ruling and look at the roots of gun violence in the nation’s capital.

Discuss the Supreme Court decision on individual gun rights right now on The Conversation.


  • Donald Braman Associate Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
  • Patrick Madden Reporter, WAMU 88.5 News
  • Jessica Golloher Reporter, WAMU 88.5 News
  • Michael Krauss Professor of Law, George Mason Law School; author, "Fire and Smoke: Government, Lawsuits and the Rule of Law" (Independent Institute Policy Reports)
  • Ron Moten Co-Founder and Chief Operations Officer, Peaceoholics
  • Mike Campbell Special Agent / Public Information Officer, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Washington Field Division
  • Bob Levy Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute
  • Kenny Barnes President of ROOT, Inc.; Chair, WAMU Community Council

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