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Scalia: Guns May be Regulated

 I am not sure what this judge is thinking. I would like to see this evidence as well. I am afraid all sides of the isle are becoming hostile to Americans right to bear arms.

The National Journal Reported:  “Justice Antonin Scalia, one of the Supreme Court’s most vocal and conservative justices, said on Sunday that the Second Amendment leaves room for U.S. legislatures to regulate guns, including menacing hand-held weapons.

“It will have to be decided in future cases,” Scalia said on Fox News Sunday. But there were legal precedents from the days of the Founding Fathers that banned frightening weapons which a constitutional originalist like himself must recognize. There were also “locational limitations” on where weapons could be carried, the justice noted.

As an originalist scholar, Scalia looks to the text of the Constitution—which confirms the right to bear arms—but also the context of 18th-century history. “They had some limitations on the nature of arms that could be borne,” he told host Chris Wallace.”

Here’s what the second amendment says, I don’t see anything about regulation. I see the complete opposite :

Read more: http://www.nationaljournal.com/scalia-guns-may-be-regulated-20120729


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