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The Supreme Court Needs to Decide What Rights Felons Lose and Why

Courtesy Kevin Hulbert
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The federal circuit courts are unanimous that the government has some power to bar convicted felons from owning guns, but they are divided on why, and on how far that power reaches. The Supreme Court has not yet ruled on this issue. In D.C. v. Heller, which recognized the individual Second Amendment right to bear arms, the Court assumed that […]

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