[funsec] Citizens of DC are once again free to be SECure!

Brian Loe knobdy at gmail.com
Fri Mar 9 19:27:38 CST 2007


There's a link to the full decision here as well as the story:
http://www.wtopnews.com/

The last sentence quoted here doesn't make much sense to me but...who knows.

 WASHINGTON - The District gun ban has been overturned by the U.S.
Court of Appeals.

On Friday, the court stated that prohibiting a person from keeping a
firearm is unconstitutional. Judges cited the Second Amendment, which
states, "...a well regulated militia, being necessary to the security
of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall
not be infringed."

While the court overturned the ban, D.C.'s strict gun laws remain in effect.


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