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Response to cmclane28 (Reply #7)

Mon Jan 7, 2013, 12:31 PM

8. I always assumed "the militia" was meant to protect against foreign invasion...

there is no mention of "tyrannical government" in the 2nd amendment.

And surely "the militia" is part of the government? (Or at least called upon to be used by the government)?

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