Texas Law Review
This Essay looks at issues that the Supreme Court can duck - and those that it can't - in deciding the District of Columbia Second Amendment case, D.C. v. Heller. It also looks at political and institutional pressures placed on the Supreme Court by the Heller case.
Reynolds, Glenn Harlan, "The Year of the Gun: Second Amendment Rights and the Supreme Court" (2008). UTK Law Faculty Publications. 496.