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Response to bongbong (Reply #38)

Fri Dec 28, 2012, 01:59 PM

42. No one has to impugn your intelligence but you do have an opportunity to read the material I

 

recommended and demonstrate your understanding by citing it in your future posts.

One credible cite in lieu of an insult would do wonders to demonstrate your understanding of the RKBA topic.

Regardless of your opinion, the decisions in DC v Heller and later McDonald v Chicago are the law of the land.

Forty-four states have constitutional guarantees on the right to keep and bear arms.

Given that 37 states would have to approve an amendment disavowing the right enumerated in the Second Amendment seems most unlikely.

Even if the Second were removed, RKBA would still be protected as an unenumerated right under the Ninth Amendment.

It seems unlikely that even the most liberal justices would try to misrepresent history and deny that RKBA preexisted our Constitution and do not depend on it.

If they did, they would come face to face with statements by liberal justices in many cases acknowledging PA(1776) and VT(1777) constitutions that recognized RKBA is a "natural, inherent, inalienable/unalienable" right.

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