Gun rights case: Supreme Court rules on second amendment! NICE! *LINK*

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Gun rights case: Supreme Court rules on second amendment! NICE! *LINK*
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Monday, June 28, 2010 03:42 pm

Gun rights case: Supreme Court rules on second amendment

By Robert Barnes
Washington Post Staff Writer
Monday, June 28, 2010; 2:40 PM

The Supreme Court ruled for the first time Monday that the Second Amendment provides all Americans a fundamental right to bear arms, a long-sought victory for gun rights advocates who have chafed at federal, state and local efforts to restrict gun ownership.

The court was considering a restrictive handgun law in Chicago and one of its suburbs that was similar to the District law that it ruled against in 2008. The 5 to 4 decision does not strike any other gun control measures currently in place, but it provides a legal basis for challenges across the country where gun owners think that government has been too restrictive.

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