Home Guns Supreme Court of Virginia Denies Petition Guns Supreme Court of Virginia Denies Petition By Blue Virginia - January 17, 2020 21 Share Facebook Twitter Linkedin ReddIt Email Advertisement Short note from AG Mark Herring’s office: The Supreme Court of Virginia has denied the petition and Governor Northam’s firearm ban on Capitol Square remains in effect. You can find the order here. There's no paywall on Blue Virginia, and we definitely want to keep it that way! If you want to help support our work, you can donate here - thanks! Also, you can sign up for our weekly email list here.