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27 June 2008

USA Today, Opinion

The Second Amendment protects an individual right to possess a firearm for any lawful purpose. Period. The Founding Fathers meant it, 4 million NRA members defend it, and the U.S. Supreme Court confirmed it. For three decades, lawful residents of the District of Columbia had no right to possess a handgun in their own homes. Today, they do. That's a good thing, because good people should be able to protect themselves, especially at home. The court firmly, and... (GunPolicy.org)

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