U.S. Suprem Court on Right to Bear Arms

Discussion in 'In the News' started by Malum Prohibitum, Jul 20, 2007.

  1. Malum Prohibitum

    Malum Prohibitum Moderator Staff Member

    As the object of the first eight amendments to the Constitution was to incorporate into the fundamental law of the land certain principles of natural justice . . . the construction given to those principles by the English courts is cogent evidence of what they were designed to secure and of the limitations that should be put upon them...."

    "..."this Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land..."

    "...The freedom of thought, of speech, and of the press; the right to bear arms; exemption from military dictation; security of the person and of the home