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  •  Seriously misrepresented there. Heller did find a (0+ / 0-)

    private, as opposed to a collective right, but, in dicta, the Heller majority very clearly signaled that the parameters of permissible regulations surrounding the myriad details of RKBA are still very much up in the air. In fact the earlier  federal case law that had skipped over determing the nature of the "right" while going on to uphold regulatory restrictions were explicitly favorably cited by the majority.

    There can be no protection locally if we're content to ignore the fact that there are no controls globally.

    by oldpotsmuggler on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 02:06:28 PM PST

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