The Second Amendment of the Constitution stipulates that the rights of people of the United States to possess and bear arms "shall not be infringed." Multiple interpretations of th...
2nd Amendment - Bearing Arms
The Second Amendment to the US Constitution is the part of the United States Bill of Rights that protects a right to keep and bear arms from infringement by the federal government. The meaning and scope of this right has been described as among...
Ratified: December 15, 1791
The Second Amendment (Amendment II) to the United States Constitution
protects the right of the people to keep and bear arms and was adopted on
The Second Amendment of the United States Constitution reads: "A well
regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the
people to ...
The fact that early America's citizen militia has been effectively replaced by a professional military in no way diminishes or alters the meaning of the effective words in the 2nd Amendment
which are, "...the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infri... More »
The Second Amendment has most recently been interpreted to grant the right of
gun ownership to individuals for purposes that include self-defense. At first it ...
Apr 11, 2014 ... Concern that a national standing army might pose a threat to the security of the
separate states led to the adoption of the Second Amendment, ...
To understand the true meaning of the Second Amendment, it is important to
understand the men who wrote and ratified it, and the issues they faced in
Seeks to promote a better understanding of firearms rights through educational
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Jun 26, 2015 ... This Law Library of Congress report analyzes the ramifications of the right to gun
ownership regulated in the Second Amendment to the ...