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4 October 2009

Washington Post, Opinion

We are now presented with a new challenge to our D.C. gun laws and regulations. In this new lawsuit, celebrated last month by a commentary on this page, the courts are asked to decide whether an individual's Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms includes the right to carry firearms openly or concealed in public for personal protection. This issue arises in the wake of the historic Supreme Court decision in Heller v. District of Columbia and the changes to the... (GunPolicy.org)

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