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X_Digger Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-11-10 07:52 PM
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9. There have been no challenges because they're state measures..
.. and the second amendment hasn't been incorporated against the states (yet).

You assume it's constitutional only because there wasn't standing to challenge it in the past.

After McDonald, however, expect a challenge.
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  -It's time to eliminate handgun registration in Michigan oneshooter  May-11-10 05:54 PM   #0 
  - yes the 2nd amendment allows 6 year olds to take guns to school so lets allow that too :-) nt  msongs   May-11-10 06:07 PM   #1 
  - Usual fail-canard.  proteus_lives   May-11-10 06:14 PM   #2 
  - Do you have any idea what you are talking about? n/t  oneshooter   May-11-10 06:14 PM   #3 
  - Obviously not. Sad, very sad. (n/t)  spin   May-11-10 06:54 PM   #5 
  - It would be nice if the pro-gun-control people would actually debate.  GreenStormCloud   May-11-10 07:02 PM   #6 
     - They've got nothing but straw men and appeals to scorn  slackmaster   May-11-10 07:10 PM   #7 
  - Has it solved any crime?  X_Digger   May-11-10 06:52 PM   #4 
  - While the safety check was a farce  safeinOhio   May-11-10 07:27 PM   #8 
  - There have been no challenges because they're state measures..  X_Digger   May-11-10 07:52 PM   #9 
  - where would the conflict come from the  safeinOhio   May-11-10 09:09 PM   #10 
     - The conflict would be..  X_Digger   May-11-10 09:40 PM   #11 
     - Very nice rebuttal.  Statistical   May-11-10 11:33 PM   #12 
     - Here's another good quote from Harper..  X_Digger   May-12-10 07:51 AM   #14 
     - I don't think fees are important to  safeinOhio   May-12-10 07:34 AM   #13 
        - Of course we're talking about registration  X_Digger   May-12-10 08:30 AM   #15 
           - I'm talking about  safeinOhio   May-12-10 10:03 AM   #16 
              - Yet gun crime is going down..  X_Digger   May-12-10 10:43 AM   #17 
                 - Yes gun crime is going down.  safeinOhio   May-12-10 09:38 PM   #22 
                    - So.. Chicken little is eventually right given enough screaming?  X_Digger   May-12-10 10:22 PM   #23 
                    - I am personally in favor of a registration scheme crafted BY GUN OWNERS  AtheistCrusader   May-12-10 11:59 PM   #24 
     - The "coflict" is in the way it was being , and may still be used.  oneshooter   May-12-10 06:29 PM   #21 
  - Would similar restrictions violate the First Amendment?  PavePusher   May-12-10 10:52 AM   #18 
  - Would you still like it if it was extended to ALL firearms? n/t  oneshooter   May-12-10 06:26 PM   #20 
  - The Safety inspection card says it doesn't mean the gun was checked for safety  Taitertots   May-12-10 12:15 PM   #19 
 

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