Wednesday, April 04, 2007

Second Amendment Scores Shocking Historic Victory

D.C. Court of Appeals Affirms Individual Right to Keep and Bear Arms

In what NBC News described as "the most important ruling on gun control in 70 years," the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit has held Washington D.C.'s draconian gun control law unconstitutional.

In doing so, the Court dramatically confirmed that the Second Amendment confers an individual right "to keep and bear arms," as opposed to some sort of "collective" or "state militia" right concocted by gun-control activists.

The importance of this decision should not be underestimated. The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals is the most important court of appeals in America, partly because it so often decides Constitutional questions.

Read more here.


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