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29 June 2010

Detroit Free Press, Editorial

No one on either side of the gun control debate could have been very surprised by Monday's ruling in McDonald v. Chicago, in which a 5-4 U.S. Supreme Court majority all but doomed local and state efforts to ban firearms outright. The latest ruling came just two years after a similarly divided court struck down Washington, D.C.'s, handgun ban, and there was little reason to believe the majority would be more sympathetic to a similarly restrictive Chicago gun law,... (GunPolicy.org)

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