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Militia (United States)

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The term militia in the United States has been defined and modified by Congress several times throughout U.S. history. As a result, the meaning of "the militia" is complex and has transfor...

All states have a right to organize a militia force for its protection

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All states have a right to organize a militia force for its protection? All states have a ... The states rights were protected by the 10th Amendment. This Amendment ...

Article I, Section 8, Clause 16: Organizing the Militia

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This is an essay about the Organizing the Militia in the Constitution. ... It was a means to enable citizens not only to protect themselves against their fellows but also, ... that "the people have a right to bear arms for the defense of themselves and the state. ... did not remove national control over armed forces or the state m...

The Fourteenth Amendment and the Right To Keep and Bear Arms ...

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explained in part: "In Mississippi rebel State forces, men who were in the rebel ... [ 24] Yet the right of blacks to have arms existed partly as self-defense against the state militia ... Nearly all of their able-bodied colored men who could reach our lines ..... the right to keep and bear arms on the needs of an organized state m...

Civilian Militia Expands to 38 States To Protect ... - Before It's News

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Apr 12, 2013 ... Formally known as the Constitution Security Force Chief Kessler called upon the creation ... to his town of Gilberton, Pennsylvania asserting the right to assert 2nd and 10th amendment .... About time someone had the balls to organise this,. .... First of all you need to find out if militia is legal in your state first.

List of U.S. Militia Groups « DarkGovernment

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The mission of the Alaska State Defense Force is to maintain an organized, trained ... that it is their right and duty to be at all times armed and that they are entitled to .... Our goal is to protect individual freedom and to insure that citizens .... Each Militia has it's own command structure and is subject only to it's own ...

The Second Amendment Was Ratified to Preserve Slavery - Truthout

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Jan 15, 2013 ... Blacks outnumbered whites in large areas, and the state militias were used to ... Dunsmore offered freedom to slaves who could escape and join his forces. ... "[T] hey will search that paper [the Constitution], and see if they have power of ... would use his slave patrol militia amendment to protect their "righ...

Sources on the Second Amendment and Rights to Keep and Bear ...

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D. The Firearms Owners' Protection Act (1986) .... Fourth Amendment: The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, ..... Most if not all of the States have adopted provisions touching the right to keep and bear arms. ..... of the land and naval forces, to provide for organizing, arming, and disciplining the militia,...

Second Amendment | United States Constitution | Britannica.com

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Jul 13, 2016 ... Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, adopted in 1791 as ... defend our government against all enemies whenever necessity arises is a ... in the defending of their liberties by taking up arms in an organized militia. ... protected anything but the right to participate in a militia force as the means of ...

Rise of Private Militia - Penn Law: Legal Scholarship Repository

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AMENDMENT ANALYSIS OF THE RIGHT TO ORGANIZE ... operate as a militia, numerous states have statutes prohibiting the ... and its subsequent evolution in the United States. ... protected by the Second Amendment, per se, militia members can ..... for all American citizens by example, persuasion, and force of arms.

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What amendment states that all states have the right to organize a ...

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What amendment states that all states have the right to organize a militia force for its protection? ... The states rights were protected by the 10th Amendment.

the second amendment and states' rights: a thought experiment

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Typically, when describing state functions that are protected from federal ... that the Constitution does not strip the states of their militia, while conceding that a strong, ... part of a military force organized by state governments, which possesses the .... If, as states' right advocates would have it, the Second Amendment crea...

Jeffersonian Perspective: Guns & 2nd Amendment

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But in speaking of "a well regulated Militia," the Amendment merely states a ... easily have stated "the right of any State of this Union to permit their citizens to keep and ... This, after all, was a new, untried form of government, and many on both sides ... would be ready organized and in force sufficient to shake the...