"These figures suggest that a successful effort to restrict the sale and transfer of "assault rifles" will, as did the Volstead Act and Prohibition, ... create lawbreakers out of folks who are law-abiding"
"Where powers are assumed which have not been delegated, a
nullification of the act is the rightful remedy." --Thomas Jefferson: Kentucky Resolutions, 1798.
In the Virginia Resolutions of 1798, James Madison said the states were “duty bound to resist” when the federal government violated the Constitution.
Law-abiding citizens do not become law breakers the instant the federals issue an illegal, unconstitutional law.
The supremacy clause applies to constitutional laws, not unconstitutional, illegal ones.