TITLE

INTRODUCTORY REMARKS TO THE FORDHAM URBAN LAW JOURNAL'S VOLUME XXXIX SYMPOSIUM: GUN CONTROL AND THE SECOND AMENDMENT: DEVELOPMENTS AND CONTROVERSIES IN THE WAKE OF DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA V. HELLER AND MCDONALD V. CHICAGO

AUTHOR(S)
Fischman, Harris
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Fordham Urban Law Journal;Oct2012, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p1339
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the constitutional amendments related to gun control in the U.S. It discusses two U.S. court cases including District of Columbia v. Heller and McDonald v. City of Chicago in which the U.S. Supreme Court has interpreted the Second Amendment concerning gun violence. It also mentions that the U.S. Supreme court has announces that the states are free to protect or restrict that right to bear or keep arms under their police powers but cannot infringed it.
ACCESSION #
86176166

 

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