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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 1/10/2002 2:01:29 PM EST
Release the hounds! [url]http://www.simhq.com/simhq3/sims/boards/bbs/Forum77/HTML/000309.html[/url]
The supreme court decided, very strongly, that the second amendment pertains to the right of States to raise, arm, and train militias as a way of offsetting the right of the federal government to a standing army. The second amendment has never been understood to allow for the unabashed collection of military arms for any citizen by the only court that really matters (The US supreme court. The case you cite, Wilson v. State of Arkansas, was decided in a state court, not in a federal court.
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Link Posted: 1/10/2002 4:26:51 PM EST
I have no interest in the subject of the board, so I am not going to sign up just to post a reply. If you like, you are welcome to introduce this guy to David Kopel's article, the final word on what the Supreme Court has and has not said: The Supreme Court’s Thirty-five Other Gun Cases: What the Supreme Court Has Said about the Second Amendment - David Kopel http://[url]i2i.org/SuptDocs/Crime/35.htm[/url]
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