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United States

18 March 2008

Atlantic (USA)

More than two hundred years after James Madison drafted the Bill of Rights, Americans have yet to agree on the meaning of the awkwardly constructed Second Amendment: 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. This week, the Supreme Court is weighing in on the issue for the first time since 1939 by taking up the constitutionality of Washington, D.C.'s longtime ban on... (

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