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Mass. Anti-Gun Proposal Yanked After ‘Hundreds’ of Pro-Gun Supporters Turn Out

February 21, 2013 Leave a comment

TWG: One of these days, hopefully soon, Americans who still care about the future of this Nation and for our children will rise up and show these ignorant, gun grabbing bitches why our Second Amendment was written.

Anti-Gun Proposal Yanked After ‘Hundreds’ of Pro-Gun Supporters Turn Out

Feb. 21, 2013 5:25pm

One of liberals’ favorite arguments for the impermanence of the Second Amendment is the argument that, because the prefatory clause of the amendment discusses “a well-regulated militia,” the right to keep and bear arms is only protected in a militia context. Now it appears that at least one local official in a deep blue state tried to put that theory to the test and failed. From the Westford Eagle of Westford, Massachusetts:

A gun control debate that was meant to bring discussion to the Town Meeting floor fizzled in Westford last night (Feb. 20) when Selectman Robert Jefferies withdrew his warrant article seeking to amend the town’s firearms bylaw.[…]



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