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Romulox Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-12-11 03:55 PM
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13. Your point doesn't follow. Individuals have a right to bear arms, but collections of
individuals do not therefore have the right to form private armies. The rights granted under the U.S. Bill of Rights are all enjoyed by the individual.
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