The case brought by the NRA centers on whether the Constitution guarantees the right to carry guns outside the home.READ MORE: Fans Attempt To Storm Entrance Of Barclays Center In Protest Of Nets Not Allowing Kyrie Irving To Play Due To NYC Vaccine Mandate
The city’s brief says this could threaten the ability to regulate concealed handguns in the city.READ MORE: Overnight Gun Violence: 3 Men Shot In Queens, Innocent Woman Shot In Brooklyn, NYPD Says
“Great policing, great community involvement and strong gun laws, that’s what allowed us to become the safest big city in America,” Mayor Bill de Blasio said. “We’re going to do everything we can to ensure the NRA does not get its way and guns are not more present on the streets of New York City.”MORE NEWS: Suffolk Police: Ganessa Gordon, 18, Reported Missing In Brentwood
The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on Nov. 3.