Given the opposing opinions rendered by the 2nd Circuit vs the 7th Circuit, I think this is going to the Supreme Court. Alan Gura is apparently going to appeal the 2nd Circuit ruling regarding NY discretionary licensing being upheld.

High court fight looms over right to carry a gun | Fox News

Too bad this all happens in the aftermath of the horrible crime in CT. Hope the Supreme Court justices who ruled properly in the Heller case are not swayed by the emotions engendered by this horror.