Thursday, June 26, 2008

Supreme Court Rules on DC handgun ban

The Supreme Court ruled today that the District of Columbia's ban on handgun ownership is unconstitutional. This ruling in District of Columbia, et al. v. Heller has far reaching impacts outside the District of Columbia, possibly affecting gun regulations nationally.

Want more information on this decision? Why not check out the Washington Post's article "Supreme Court Strikes Down D.C. Ban on Handguns" or the Wall Street Journal's "Court Strikes Down D.C. Gun Ban, Affirms Second Amendment Rights."

Want more information on the Supreme Court? Check out the library's guide.

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