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Recursion Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-17-09 12:03 PM
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16. That's what I think about Heller
Heller was specifically about a handgun; I think the right to own a handgun is protected by the 9th and 14th amendments (as well as the 4th). It doesn't fall under the 2nd because it is of little military use; however, the 2nd does allow us to have and keep (in a manner regulated by the state) armaments typical to a light infantry soldier, ie, an "assault weapon". But for example the state or locality could make us keep them in an armory rather than in our home.
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  -interesting read on the Heller Decision bossy22  Jan-13-09 01:15 AM   #0 
  - Significant indictment of Justice Stevens in the bit I read.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Jan-13-09 01:59 AM   #1 
  - Boil it down.  Joe Steel   Jan-13-09 06:56 AM   #2 
  - in summary  bossy22   Jan-13-09 08:25 AM   #3 
  - That's what I think about Heller  dmesg   Jan-17-09 12:03 PM   #16 
     - I disagree  raimius   Jan-18-09 09:15 PM   #20 
  - quite the smack down of Stevens  X_Digger   Jan-13-09 11:17 AM   #4 
  - exactly lol  bossy22   Jan-13-09 09:25 PM   #5 
     - Yea it funny how Miller died...  rangersmith82   Jan-15-09 08:35 AM   #6 
        - confiscation next????  bossy22   Jan-15-09 01:11 PM   #13 
           - Not a confiscation per se..  X_Digger   Jan-15-09 02:45 PM   #14 
           - De Facto bans  bossy22   Jan-15-09 03:30 PM   #15 
              - So would the Heller decision strike down a new Assault Weapon Ban??  rangersmith82   Jan-17-09 08:43 PM   #17 
                 - Right, some muddying of the issue..  X_Digger   Jan-17-09 10:57 PM   #18 
                 - depends...  Indy Lurker   Jan-19-09 06:52 PM   #21 
           - Confiscation may well be the ultimate end.  57_TomCat   Jan-18-09 01:22 PM   #19 
  - If That Is The Case...  DrCory   Jan-21-09 05:29 AM   #22 
  - What a hack.  Joe Steel   Jan-15-09 09:24 AM   #7 
     - In this case..  X_Digger   Jan-15-09 10:24 AM   #8 
     - Wow, another anti-civil rights member of DU.. NT  virginia mountainman   Jan-15-09 11:39 AM   #9 
     - Hmm..maybe 'cause it isn't nonsense? More likely that he DID do the research, and came  jmg257   Jan-15-09 11:51 AM   #10 
     - or even take Amar's way  bossy22   Jan-15-09 01:02 PM   #12 
     - If you read the entire HLR article  bossy22   Jan-15-09 12:59 PM   #11 
 

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