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United States

16 August 2001

Miami Herald, Opinion

The Herald recently reported U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft's view "that the text and the original intent of the Second Amendment clearly protect the right of individuals to keep and bear firearms." As a staunch advocate of weapon and ammunition controls, I am dismayed that I must, for the most part, agree with Ashcroft's assessment. However, I make the following points: - The Second Amendment doesn't address the right of individuals to keep and bear arms but the... (GunPolicy.org)

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