freedom to bear arms

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Noun1.freedom to bear arms - a right guaranteed by the 2nd amendment to the US Constitution
civil right - right or rights belonging to a person by reason of citizenship including especially the fundamental freedoms and privileges guaranteed by the 13th and 14th amendments and subsequent acts of Congress including the right to legal and social and economic equality
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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In choosing a standard of review to apply to gun control, the federal courts should look for a way to protect the basic right to bear arms, while at the same time respecting the text's call for legislative room to regulate guns.
Much of this, I learned, was due to the Second Amendment to the US Constitution: the right to bear arms.
While the church pledged their allegiance to the Second Amendment, which allows Americans the right to bear arms, two of the country's biggest gun sellers Walmart and Dicks announced Wednesday they will no longer be active participants in the country's gun culture they have inadvertently supported.
This right to bear arms has once again bared the pain and suffering of so many innocents.
Charles is at his magisterial best in the first section of the book, which examines how the right to bear arms was understood by those who framed the Constitution.
Besides, it ultimately affects what we all love here--our right to bear arms and enjoy our hobbies.
That the people have a right to bear arms for the defence of themselves and the State .
The right to bear arms is something that is synonymous with the state of Texas.
Heller will be overturned and our right to bear arms will be regulated to extinction.
The Republican nominee told a rally the Democrat would scrap the Second Amendment which guarantees the right to bear arms.
In dicta, Heller suggests that the Second Amendment protects a right to bear arms for hunting.