They submit this brief to express their view that federal, state, and local gun control legislation is a vitally important law enforcement tool used to combat violent crime and protect public safety.
Amici Curiae in Support of Petitioners
Eric H. Holder, Jr.
served as Deputy Attorney General of the United States from 1997 to 2001, and Acting Attorney General in 2001. He also served as the United States Attorney for the District of Columbia from 1993 to 1997.
Jamie S. Gorelick served as Deputy Attorne