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Supreme Court Upholds Gun Ban for Domestic Violence

Supreme Court Upholds Gun Ban for Domestic Violence

The Supreme Court ruled Monday upholding a federal law that prohibits those convicted of domestic violence from owning firearms, according to Fox News. The 6-2 decision, in which the court found that unintended reckless assault should be considered a misdemeanor crime worthy of restricting gun ownership, is a major victory for both domestic violence advocacy…

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Supreme Court Nominee Has Problematic Second Amendment History

Supreme Court Nominee Has Problematic Second Amendment History

On Wednesday, March 17, President Obama announced his nomination to fill the Supreme Court seat formerly held by Antonin Scalia. After thorough deliberation, President Obama has put Merrick B. Garland forward has his choice for the nation's 113th Supreme Court justice. In many respects, Garland would appear to be a strong choice. An experienced justice…

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