Did you forget something?
This is a discussion on intresting news piece within the The Second Amendment & Gun Legislation Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; wasn't sure if this news should be brought up here or not but thought it was interesting to say the least...
wasn't sure if this news should be brought up here or not but thought it was interesting to say the least
Last edited by leok; October 3rd, 2011 at 09:25 PM.
Did you forget something?
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Paranoia strikes deep, into your life it will creep. It starts when you're always afraid... Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth
Click on "news".
"I do what I do." Cpl 'coach' Bowden, "Southern Comfort".
While I'd love to vote for someone who respects & supports the 2nd Amendment as well as a legally untainted citizen's right to self-defense, I'd be loathe to vote for someone just because of that one issue.
I mean, what good is it to have a toolbox in office if he/she can only do one thing right?
Last edited by ArkhmAsylm; October 3rd, 2011 at 10:19 PM.
"Historical examination of the right to bear arms, from English antecedents to the drafting of the Second Amendment, bears proof that the right to bear arms has consistently been, and should still be, construed as an individual right." -- U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings, Re: U.S. vs Emerson (1999)
Makes sense to me!
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-Blackstone’s Commentaries 145–146, n. 42 (1803) in District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570 (2008)Americans understood the right of self-preservation as permitting a citizen to repel force by force
when the intervention of society... may be too late to prevent an injury.