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McDonald v Chicago Oral Argument Transcript


The transcript is available here (PDF format).  Early takes on the argument indicate that incorporation through the due process clause is almost certain, but incorporation through privileges and immunities clause (Gura's main argument) is unlikely.  This is a somewhat disappointing result, since the Slaughterhouse Cases which originally denied the privileges and immunities route are generally accepted to be bad law.  But it's not unexpected.

I may have more to say when I've read the transcript.



This entry was published Tue Mar 02 15:07:32 CST 2010 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2010-03-02 15:07:32.0. [Tweet]

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