Hughes, et al. v. Bill Lee, et al.

Case Name
Stephen L. Hughes, et al. v. Bill Lee, et al.
Case Number
Judge Panel

Chancellor Michael Mansfield, Chief Judge (Western Grand Division)

Judge M. Wyatt Burk (Middle Grand Division)

Judge Lisa Nidiffer Rice (Eastern Grand Division)

Order 10.43 MB
Cases Description

In this matter, individual plaintiffs and non-profit organizations Gun Owners of America, Inc., and Gun Owners Foundation seek declaratory and injunctive relief from the enforcement of Tenn. Code Ann. §§ 39-17-307 and -1311, which together prohibit the carrying of certain, prohibited weapons in public parks, playgrounds, civic centers, and other government-owned facilities, on the basis that these statutes violate Article I, Section 26 of the Tennessee Constitution.


Katelyn Orgain, Clerk & Master

Gibson County Chancery Court

204 N. Court Square

Trenton, TN 38382

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