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Officially the 2nd Amendment of the US Constitution, the Right to Bear Arms was signed into law collectively encompassing the nine amendments that compose the

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Second Amendment to the United States Constitution - Wikipedia

Americans Don't Have the Right to Bear Just Any Arms
Certainly one of the chief guarantees of freedom under any government,no matter how popular and respected, is the right of the citizens tokeep and bear arms. [...] the right of the citizens to bear arms isjust one guarantee against arbitrary government and one more safeguardagainst a tyranny which now appears remote in America, but whichhistorically has proved to be always possible.

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The right of self-defense is the first law of nature: in mostgovernments it has been the study of rulers to confine this rightwithin the narrowest limits possible. Wherever standing armiesare kept up, and when the right of the people to keep and beararms is, under any color or pretext whatsoever, prohibited,liberty, if not already annihilated, is on the brink ofdestruction."



The right of the citizens to keep and bear arms has justly been considered asthe palladium of the liberties of a republic; since it offers a strong moralcheck against usurpation and arbitrary power of rulers; and will generally,even if these are successful in the first instance, enable the people to resistand triumph over them."