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  •  IS anyone watching Piers Morgan right now? (4+ / 0-)
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    randallt, jlms qkw, JML9999, Eric Nelson

    He is getting NRA and gun nuts to say that we have the right to include a tank.

    •  For the record Heller V DC the Roe V Wade of Guns (1+ / 0-)
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      http://en.wikipedia.org/...

      (1) The Second Amendment protects an individual right to possess a firearm unconnected with service in a militia, and to use that arm for traditionally lawful purposes, such as self-defense within the home. Pp. 2–53.

      (2) Like most rights, the Second Amendment right is not unlimited.

      PDF of Ruling from supremecourt.gov

      http://www.supremecourt.gov/...

      SCALIA, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which ROBERTS,
      C. J., and KENNEDY, THOMAS, and ALITO, JJ., joined. STEVENS, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which SOUTER, GINSBURG, and BREYER, JJ., joined. BREYER, J., filed a dissenting opinion, in which STEVENS, SOUTER, and GINSBURG, JJ., joined.

      As the Elites Come Together to Rise Above to Find a Third Way to do Rude things to the 99%

      by JML9999 on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 10:17:32 PM PST

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