Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News

United States

21 November 2007

New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court announced today that it would l decide whether the Constitution grants individuals the right to keep guns in their homes for private use, plunging the justices headlong into a divisive and long-running debate over how to interpret the Second Amendment's guarantee of the "right of the people to keep and bear arms." The court accepted a case on the District of Columbia's 31-year-old prohibition on the ownership of handguns. In adding the... (GunPolicy.org)

Read More: New York Times

25370