Eric Ruben is a fellow at the Brennan Center for Justice where his work focuses on weapons law and the Second Amendment.
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Saturday, March 03, 2018
Are Recently Proposed Gun Regulations Constitutional?
Keeping and bearing arms is a constitutional right, but the Supreme Court has gone to great lengths to emphasize that it is not absolute. In 2008, the late Justice Antonin Scalia wrote in District of Columbia v. Heller that “the right secured by the Second Amendment is not unlimited.” In the wake...