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Why Republicans Are Poised To Lose The Second Amendment Battle

pigkiller Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 2:39 PM
OK boy, listen up and learn. SCOTUS has ruled over many years that the federal government, or the states, cannot pass laws that unduly inhibit our ability to exercise our rights as listed in the bill of rights. The key words are "unduly inhibit". And we are not just talking about the second amendment. SCOTUS has ruled in the cases from Chicago and Washington D.C., concerning gun rights, and will rule on others (New York will probably be there) . This is how our rights (all of our rights) are protected. I have no doubt that the reference to "assault rifles" will be part of the review and will be upheld. Stay tuned.

You have to give progressives credit. They’re nothing if not thorough. When an opportunity to limit the Second Amendment presented itself in the Sandy Hook massacre, regardless how tasteless it was to exploit that opportunity, they went full bore toward their goal.

Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Calif., introduced sweeping so-called “assault weapons” ban legislation this week that would place unprecedented restrictions on individuals’ rights to own, use, sell and even pass along already owned firearms to family members. But given where things stand now in the polls and political atmosphere, that legislation will go nowhere.

But the Constitution and the...