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PostSubject: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sat Dec 31, 2011 7:17 am

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By JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press – 1 day ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The District of Columbia has been ordered to pay more than $1 million in attorneys' fees as a result of a historic gun case that was ultimately decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Dick Heller sued the city in 2003 over its ban on handgun ownership and the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the ban in June 2008, saying it violated the Second Amendment.
A federal judge on Thursday issued an opinion awarding Heller's attorneys $1,137,072.27 in fees and expenses. The attorneys had argued they should be awarded $3.1 million. Attorneys for the city said the figure should be closer to $840,000.
District of Columbia Attorney General Irvin B. Nathan, the head of the office that represents the city in legal matters, said in a statement that Heller's lawyers had requested an "outlandish fee." Nathan praised the U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan's decision not to accept the full hourly rate the attorneys had requested or the full number of hours they had billed for.
Heller's lead lawyer, Alan Gura, says his team is still studying the opinion and possible next steps. Gura said he is pleased with much of the opinion, but he said the fee calculation the judge used was outdated and that lawyers doing similar work in Washington are typically compensated at a higher rate. The judge's opinion awards Gura approximately $662,000 for more than 1,500 hours of work on the case, paying him at a rate of $420 per hour. Five other members of Heller's team are also compensated.
After the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in 2008, the city rewrote its gun laws and for the first time in more than 30 years permitted handgun ownership. The new laws, however, include numerous registration requirements.
Those requirements prompted Heller to sue again, saying that the new laws are too restrictive. That case is still pending, with a federal appeals court ruling in October that the city must provide evidence justifying what it called "novel" handgun registration requirements including vision tests. The city is considering changes to the law that, if implemented, could impact the case.

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Tue Jan 03, 2012 4:51 pm

Score one for the good guys.
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Tue Jan 03, 2012 5:43 pm

Before it is all over there will be more that suffer the same fate!!! TWIT!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Wed Jan 04, 2012 3:31 pm

Now that's a good thing.
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:58 pm

Just to stubborn and hard headed to understand English!!! LMAO!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Thu Jan 05, 2012 3:31 pm

Or just being arrigant?
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Fri Jan 06, 2012 5:31 am

Arrogant is another word to describe their stupid behavior!! LMAO!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Fri Jan 06, 2012 3:01 pm

Oh I mispelled it. Ooops!!!
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sat Jan 07, 2012 7:28 am

You are doing fine! When I spell things right they come out wrong because I can hit three keys at a time anyway!! I know what you were saying!!! LMAO!! GGG!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sat Jan 07, 2012 4:17 pm

Thanks but the spies are thinking I'm stupid, but who's cares what they think anyway. Their brains are off kilter big time. GGG
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sat Jan 07, 2012 6:13 pm

They have been out of kilter for a long time!!! JMHO!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sun Jan 08, 2012 4:56 am

It must have been the LSD and other substances their parents and grandparents were taking in the 60s and 70s. I feel that poison is etched into their DNA for generations.
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sun Jan 08, 2012 8:00 am

Surely you are not implying that the generations of the 60's adn 70's did that crap are you??? LMAO!!!!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sun Jan 08, 2012 3:21 pm

I'm just repeating a rumor I heard a while back. GGG
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Sun Jan 08, 2012 6:25 pm

I must have slept through that part!!! LMAO!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Mon Jan 09, 2012 2:37 pm

Sleep is a good way to pass unpleasant times.
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Mon Jan 09, 2012 3:24 pm

Sleep, reloading and shooting!!! TWIT!!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Tue Jan 10, 2012 3:26 pm

Ah yes.... The old SRS theory. LMAO!!!!
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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Tue Jan 10, 2012 3:51 pm

Keeps my mind off of whatever is not going right!!! Then things are much better!!!

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PostSubject: Re: DC ordered to pay $1M in historic gun case   Wed Jan 11, 2012 3:15 pm

It works for me also.
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