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TPaine7 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-15-10 04:28 PM
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1. Great stuff
I haven't finished it, but the court is hinting that if they do not allow concealed carry, they must allow open carry--a point I have made repeatedly on this site.

The spurious argument the anti-gun side tried to make using the Supreme Court's Heller ruling was turned against them. When you look at the context of the Supreme Court's cited authority to justify the presumptive constitutionality of concealed carry bans, the authority makes clear that concealed carry could be banned BECAUSE AND ONLY BECAUSE OPEN CARRY WAS PROTECTED.

Watching the sophists having their heads handed to them was a thing of beauty. Sometimes the system does the right thing. Wow!

Gun control is a house of cards, and the wind is beginning to stir.
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  -Shall Issue CCW in CA? bossy22  Jan-15-10 04:05 PM   #0 
  - Great stuff  TPaine7   Jan-15-10 04:28 PM   #1 
  - Equal protection under the 14th Amendment and the right to travel  TPaine7   Jan-15-10 04:42 PM   #2 
  - That would BE...INCREDIBLE! Here's HOPING!  ectoendomezo   Jan-15-10 04:44 PM   #3 
  - Tell it to Pelosi  Jackson1999   Jan-15-10 04:53 PM   #4 
  - Have your camera running, and post her head exploding on YouTube. n/t  TPaine7   Jan-15-10 05:06 PM   #5 
  - welcome to DU  appal_jack   Jan-15-10 10:25 PM   #8 
  - Wow!  X_Digger   Jan-15-10 05:32 PM   #6 
  - One state at a time ... shall issue is winning! (n/t)  spin   Jan-15-10 09:54 PM   #7 
  - Excellent post. This case (*sniff*sniff*)smells like Jim Crow to me (nt)  SteveM   Jan-16-10 10:02 AM   #9 

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