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X_Digger Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-12-09 09:23 AM
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94. I know that the chicaco ban on handguns is pending..
Looks like there is at least one case in CA pending that leans heavily on Heller, Nordyke v King. The other one that seems to come up when you search for Heller and CA is a San Francisco Housing Authority compromise to allow residents to possess legal firearms.

No doubt Gura et al are looking for the perfect case(s).
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  -Shootings are insane, but so is response babylonsister  Apr-11-09 08:51 AM   #0 
  - Go Read The Second Amendment  Possumpoint   Apr-11-09 08:55 AM   #1 
  - I'm not 'dropping' anything.  babylonsister   Apr-11-09 08:58 AM   #3 
  - You could say the same thing about any gun.  TheWraith   Apr-11-09 09:27 AM   #11 
  - Go Ahead, Keep Pushing  Possumpoint   Apr-11-09 10:04 AM   #20 
  - The most popular civilian target rifles in America are "good for nothing except killing people"?  benEzra   Apr-11-09 04:12 PM   #49 
     - Every countries infantry units carry assault rifles/weapons. They are for killing.  geckosfeet   Apr-12-09 08:11 AM   #93 
        - And those weapons are NOT available to U.S. civilians.  benEzra   Apr-12-09 06:45 PM   #97 
  - Ignore the misrepresentation of the Constitution by the RW, the NRA, & the corporatocracy?  baldguy   Apr-11-09 09:07 AM   #5 
  - So the 2nd is the only collective right in the Bill of Rights?  hack89   Apr-11-09 03:55 PM   #43 
  - Oh, for Christ's sake...  Dennis Donovan   Apr-11-09 09:19 AM   #8 
  - +1  baldguy   Apr-11-09 09:25 AM   #10 
  - *NOT ok with banning rifles that look scary*  Tim01   Apr-11-09 09:46 AM   #17 
  - Rifles that LOOK scary? Are you referring to assault weapons?  Dennis Donovan   Apr-11-09 10:51 AM   #27 
     - They make several normal semi-auto rifles LOOK like military weapons.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 11:04 AM   #28 
     - If by "more popular", you mean 0.000001% of gun owners own them,  benEzra   Apr-11-09 03:49 PM   #42 
        - Civilian "assault weapons" are the most popular civilian rifles in the United States  baldguy   Apr-11-09 04:38 PM   #54 
           - Yes, you're right.. "the Constitution isn't arbitrary or subject to the vagaries of fashion"  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 05:00 PM   #55 
           - Rambo used a full auto M60, a big knife, and big 1980's hair,  benEzra   Apr-11-09 05:05 PM   #56 
     - You are confusing military automatic weapons with civilian non-automatics.  benEzra   Apr-11-09 04:16 PM   #50 
        - And the 3rd one looks like it could unleash a hail of bullets  baldguy   Apr-11-09 05:17 PM   #58 
           - No, it doesn't. It looks like a rifle with a black polymer stock...  benEzra   Apr-11-09 06:06 PM   #71 
  - 2nd amendment  cleaner72   Apr-12-09 09:48 AM   #95 
  - Yeah, FIRST go to school to learn to read and then SECOND, read the amendment.  VPStoltz   Apr-11-09 09:32 AM   #12 
  - Um, no, that's not the case at all.  TheWraith   Apr-11-09 09:42 AM   #14 
  - The same court that "clearly enunciated" the selection of Bush in 2000. right?  baldguy   Apr-11-09 09:45 AM   #15 
     - I mean the decision that all of the left-leaning justices agreed with...  TheWraith   Apr-12-09 02:43 PM   #96 
  - Wow. Two hundred years of constitutional law trumped by one DU poster.  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 10:20 AM   #23 
  - IT IS NOT QUALIFIED  paulsby   Apr-11-09 05:27 PM   #60 
  - You READ it! Why can't I own a fully automatic assault  pokercat999   Apr-11-09 10:19 AM   #22 
  - No one is trying to repeal the National Firearms Act or the Gun Control Act.  benEzra   Apr-11-09 04:18 PM   #51 
  - Like most absolutists who post stupid things to justify their obsessions  depakid   Apr-11-09 02:13 PM   #39 
  - Consider the words "well-regulated"  alarimer   Apr-11-09 03:58 PM   #44 
  - Let's go there, shall we?  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 05:17 PM   #57 
  - I have read it. It begins "A well-regulated militia..."  Doctor_J   Apr-11-09 05:38 PM   #66 
  - Read other historical documents..  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 05:48 PM   #68 
  - nominate a judge to the supreme court who has a shitty rating from the NRA  reggie the dog   Apr-12-09 02:12 AM   #88 
  - Here's a K and an R babylonsister, before the DU Gun Lobby takes over this post....  marmar   Apr-11-09 08:57 AM   #2 
  - Thanks, and they've already started. nt  babylonsister   Apr-11-09 08:58 AM   #4 
  - Seconded.  Dennis Donovan   Apr-11-09 09:24 AM   #9 
  - Thirded  baldguy   Apr-11-09 09:45 AM   #16 
  - Hey Tucker! You're an idiot.  Redneck Socialist   Apr-11-09 09:17 AM   #6 
  - the "gun lobby canard"  paulsby   Apr-11-09 05:29 PM   #61 
  - So what other Constitutional Rights are you willing to give up in the name of expediency.  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 09:18 AM   #7 
  - How about the right not to be intimidated by a standing army?  baldguy   Apr-11-09 09:54 AM   #18 
     - wtf?  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 10:17 AM   #21 
        - And that's your problem.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 10:23 AM   #24 
           - Actually, I have owned guns for 57 years and up until this very week was never an NRA member  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 06:50 PM   #74 
              - Thank you for supporting the GOP.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 07:17 PM   #78 
                 - Fuck you. I campaigned for Obama in a place where it was unpopular.  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 07:34 PM   #79 
                    - My problem is with troglodites who think murder is OK  baldguy   Apr-11-09 07:44 PM   #81 
                       - Horse. Fucking. Shit. Nobody here supports murder and the fact that you even ACCUSE anyone of  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 07:47 PM   #82 
                          - Like it or not, your actions have consequences.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 08:15 PM   #84 
  - We try to hold a good line between individual freedom and government protection.  Tim01   Apr-11-09 09:34 AM   #13 
  - Question: what exactly are assault weapons good for?  babylonsister   Apr-11-09 10:51 AM   #26 
     - "why gun enthusiasts think assault weapons are A-OK?"  Dennis Donovan   Apr-11-09 11:15 AM   #29 
     - The assault weapon ban wasn't about assault weapons  quiller4   Apr-11-09 01:00 PM   #34 
     - And as usual I will chime in here  Mojorabbit   Apr-12-09 07:02 PM   #98 
     - Hunting, target shooting, home defense  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 11:39 AM   #30 
     - Excellent for turning rodents into a fine red mist.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 11:43 AM   #31 
     - You're ignorance is showing  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 12:08 PM   #33 
        - Trying to educate people about guns when they've already made up their minds and  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 06:57 PM   #75 
     - Would those "Heller" cases include the California and New York state bans on AW's? nt  cabluedem   Apr-12-09 05:45 AM   #89 
        - I know that the chicaco ban on handguns is pending..  X_Digger   Apr-12-09 09:23 AM   #94 
     - Hunting, target shooting, plinking golf balls, self protection, ..  hack89   Apr-11-09 04:01 PM   #46 
     - Competitive and recreational target shooting, small game hunting, defensive purposes.  benEzra   Apr-11-09 04:23 PM   #52 
     - constitutional rights  paulsby   Apr-11-09 05:30 PM   #62 
  - you do`t understand "shall not be infringed" means?  madrchsod   Apr-11-09 10:00 AM   #19 
  - "People" is a collective noun.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 10:33 AM   #25 
  - Law scholars don't agree with you..  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 11:58 AM   #32 
     - One guy - who happens to be an extreme RW Republican nutcase.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 01:54 PM   #36 
     - How about Akhil Reed Amar, Saul Cornell, Leonard Levy, Jack Ravoke, Laurence Tribe..  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 03:24 PM   #41 
     - Akhil Reed Amar, John Yoo's mentor?  baldguy   Apr-11-09 04:27 PM   #53 
        - So more inpugn the source..  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 05:41 PM   #67 
           - Have you found anyone to cite who are not RW tools?  baldguy   Apr-11-09 05:56 PM   #69 
              - Poor poor baldguy..  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 06:09 PM   #72 
                 - If he knew 9 more things, he would be an idiot.  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 07:35 PM   #80 
                 - So, the answer is "no"?  baldguy   Apr-11-09 07:47 PM   #83 
                    - *snort* here's an easy one..  X_Digger   Apr-11-09 09:41 PM   #85 
     - you are wrong  paulsby   Apr-11-09 05:34 PM   #64 
        - Same thing.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 05:59 PM   #70 
           - only people who understand political philosophy  paulsby   Apr-11-09 06:30 PM   #73 
     - thank you for quoting prof. volokh  paulsby   Apr-11-09 05:33 PM   #63 
  - You forgot the sarcasm tag....  depakid   Apr-11-09 02:14 PM   #40 
  - Error: You've already recommended that thread.  barbtries   Apr-11-09 01:06 PM   #35 
  - The question that should be asked is.....  thelordofhell   Apr-11-09 01:57 PM   #37 
  - At the risk of stating the obvious  Still Sensible   Apr-11-09 02:09 PM   #38 
  - The NRA won't be happy until everyone is dead.  alarimer   Apr-11-09 04:03 PM   #47 
  - Correction: The NRA won't be happy until everyone is ARMED & dead.  baldguy   Apr-11-09 05:18 PM   #59 
  - Okay, what is your "solution" to the "problem" you're obviously "concerned" about?  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 07:10 PM   #77 
  - rubbish  paulsby   Apr-11-09 05:35 PM   #65 
  - The only reason some people care about dead people is if they're dead by firearms.  doctor jazz   Apr-11-09 07:04 PM   #76 
  - But 48 percent of the population  Mojorabbit   Apr-12-09 07:10 PM   #99 
  - The line was settled by compromise long ago.  benEzra   Apr-11-09 04:08 PM   #48 
  - "Weapons of war" are ALREADY tightly controlled.  benEzra   Apr-11-09 04:00 PM   #45 
     - Why is it that...  AbortTheRight   Apr-11-09 11:01 PM   #86 
     - Why were witches burned?  babylonsister   Apr-11-09 11:59 PM   #87 
        - Because of taking action based on baseless fearmongering.  benEzra   Apr-12-09 06:01 AM   #92 
     - Sorry, but that old canard wont work in several states where assualt weapons are banned. n/t  cabluedem   Apr-12-09 05:46 AM   #90 
        - What are you talking about?  benEzra   Apr-12-09 05:58 AM   #91 
 

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