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McDonald_v._City_of_Chicago We Win!
« on: June 28, 2010, 01:59:32 PM »
http://www.scotuswiki.com/index.php?title=McDonald_v._City_of_Chicago

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REVERSED AND REMANDED in a 5-4 decision with an opinion by Justice Alito. Justice Scalia filed a concurring opinion. Justice Thomas filed an opinion concurring in part and concurring in the judgment. Justice Stevens filed a dissenting opinion. Justice Breyer also filed a dissent, joined by Justices Ginsburg and Sotomayor.

http://www.scotusblog.com/2010/06/the-courts-final-opinions-and-todays-orders/
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Re: McDonald_v._City_of_Chicago We Win!
« Reply #1 on: June 28, 2010, 02:07:53 PM »
i look forward to sitting down and reading the majority opinion.  i hear it is very interesting.

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Re: McDonald_v._City_of_Chicago We Win!
« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2010, 02:16:29 PM »
So I can start sending handguns north the Chicago again?

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Re: McDonald_v._City_of_Chicago We Win!
« Reply #3 on: June 28, 2010, 02:18:23 PM »
So I can start sending handguns north the Chicago again?
You can at least look forward to being able to keep one with you in your Chicago home.
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Re: McDonald_v._City_of_Chicago We Win!
« Reply #4 on: June 28, 2010, 02:19:38 PM »
i look forward to sitting down and reading the majority opinion.  i hear it is very interesting.
I think Scalia basicly called Stevens a Dumbass.
The opinion of 10,000 men is of no value if none of them know anything about the subject.
- Marcus Aurelius -