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View Diary: What gun control does the Second Amendment allow? (226 comments)

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  •  Rights are not unlimited (3+ / 0-)

    I believe in balancing tests to determine when restrictions on rights are common sense and tolerable, so I would look at the conditions that permit government to place reasonable restrictions on other rights found in the Bill of Rights.

    •  the use of a balancing test (1+ / 0-)
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      ancblu

      For the application of the right to be armed is explicitly ruled out in both Heller and McDonald.

      we don't have a standard of review yet, but we do know that rational basis won't be it.

      --Shannon

      "It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees." -- Emiliano Zapata Salazar
      "Dissent is patriotic. Blind obedience is treason." --me

      by Leftie Gunner on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 12:47:15 PM PST

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