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Response to oldsarge54 (Reply #5)

Sun Sep 30, 2012, 12:58 PM

8. On militias.

 

First of all, the militias that existed in the founders' day no longer exist.

Second of all, when those state militias were federalized in 1903, in point of fact there was an unorganized militia also created that includes all able-bodied men aged 17-45 not in the organized militia.

Third of all, the Supreme Court has ruled that the right to keep and bear arms is an individual right regardless of membership in any organization, such as a militia.

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