Wednesday, March 03, 2021
Scalia's Critical Error As The 2nd Amendment Literally Requires Military Weapons Ownership by Citizens
“We conclude … that the banned assault weapons and large-capacity magazines are not protected by the Second Amendment,” Bill Clinton nominee and 4th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Robert King wrote in the opinion to Kolbe v. Hogan, a challenge to the State of Maryland’s “assault weapons” ban. “That is, we are convinced that the banned assault weapons and large-capacity magazines are among those arms that are ‘like’ ‘M-16 rifles’—'weapons that are most useful in military service’—which the Heller Court singled out as being beyond the Second Amendment's reach.
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