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United States

4 December 2007

Detroit News, Editorial

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided to hear a case that is likely to determine the interpretation of the Second Amendment — which deals with private ownership of guns — for a generation. The court should make it clear that gun ownership is a personal right, but subject to reasonable regulation by government. At issue is a Washington, D.C., ordinance that forbids the private ownership of handguns and requires that rifles and shotguns be kept locked or disassembled... (GunPolicy.org)

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