Heller Struck Down

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    Court rules in favor of Second Amendment gun right - Yahoo! News

     
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    Finally they got one right!!!!!
     
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    Gee... I'm so shocked. But I have been saying that all the talk about which candidate is and isn't into guns is irrelevant since the court would decide the issue.

    I can't find the Decision online yet... it's not on the Court's website.

    But yesterday Bush's Court did decide that their good friends at Exxon weren't responsible for punitive damages in the Exxon Valdiz case.
     
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    Because you so very much understand the rationale for the decision and have read the court's opinion, right? :eusa_hand:
     
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    I think they this one correct as well but isn't this basically what was done in the California gay marriage ruling? The courts ruled that legislation was unconstitutional...where are the cries of activist judges?
     
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    You're probably right about the reasoning. My only point was that he hasn't READ the decision,yet he's applauding.

    You know that it's only judicial activism if the decision went 5 to 4 the OTHER way. lol...

    I am interested in reading it, though.
     
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    Which amendment suggests gay marriage is a right like the second amendment does with guns, Ravi?
     
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    The same one that suggests straight marriage is a right.
     
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    which one is that?
     
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    you know, baby, the one that requires equal protection of all people... EVEN IF YOU DON"T LIKE THEM. ;o)

    Sucks, yeah?
     

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