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Op-ed column: Framers deliberately chose to limit regulation of arms

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Considerable attention has been paid to an argument made by Justice John Paul Stevens in his dissent to the Supreme Court's landmark ruling on the Second Amendment, as though Stevens had identified precisely why the majority was all wet. "The Court," wrote a seemingly astonished Stevens, "would have us believe that over 200 years ago, the Framers made a choice to limit the tools available to elected officials wishing to regulate civilian uses of weapons..." ...

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