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Speculation on Heller and Scalia...


Over at Concurring Opinions there's an excellent post on what we can expect if, as seems likely, Scalia is the author of the Heller opinion.  Short form:
What could that mean for the decision in Heller? As I'll explain, I think a Scalia-authored opinion would be great news for those who are mainly concerned with the Second Amendment as a limit on federal gun control, but somewhat ambiguous news -- at least in the short term -- for those who hope for the incorporation of the Second Amendment as a check on state and municipal governments.
Read the whole thing.

This entry was published Wed Jun 25 11:43:39 CDT 2008 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2008-06-25 11:43:39.0. [Tweet]

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