What does the Second Amendment mean? Is it still relevant today?

What does the Second Amendment mean? Is it still relevant today?

Yes, the 2nd Amendment is still relevant today. However, because of the age of the U.S. Constitution, it seems reasonable to test it from time to time. Consider that since its ratification, the U.S. has expanded by 37 states from the original 13, and the population of...
Early Supreme Court Decisions Were Anti-Gun

Early Supreme Court Decisions Were Anti-Gun

United States v. Cruikshank (1875) The first test was found in United States v. Cruikshank (1875), which involved the use of a firearm, that was deemed illegal, during the murder of more than a hundred black men over a political dispute. The overall decision by the...