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United States

22 March 2008

Wall Street Journal, Editorial

As shoot-outs go, the Supreme Court had a famous one Tuesday during oral arguments over the constitutionality of Washington D.C.'s handgun ban. The smoke won't clear until the High Court issues its decision, but the debate this week augurs well for a conclusion that the Second Amendment guarantees an individual right to bear arms. District of Columbia v. Heller has become the test case for a question that has animated legal scholars, politicians and lower courts for... (GunPolicy.org)

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