Several Republican-appointed judges on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit took issue Friday with the court’s decision to remand a challenge to Hawaii’s open-carry firearms license rules to a lower court without explanation, accusing their colleagues of dodging recent U.S. Supreme Court precedent.

The underlying lawsuit was brought by Hawaii resident George Young challenging the state’s open and concealed carry licensing requirements, claiming they violate the Second Amendment. On Friday, seven of the 11 judges sitting en banc remanded the case to the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii to follow the justices’ landmark ruling from June that expanded the right to carry a gun outside the home for self-defense.

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