U.S. District Court Strikes Down Chicago’s Unconstitutional Ban on Firearms Sales

| January 6, 2014

U.S. District Court Strikes Down Chicago’s Unconstitutional Ban on Firearms Sales

Today, Judge Edmond E. Chang of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division, ruled that the City of Chicago’s ordinance banning virtually all sales and transfers of firearms inside city limits violates the Second Amendment and is therefore unconstitutional. In his ruling, Judge Chang noted the Second Amendment right to “keep and bear arms” includes the right to acquire firearms.

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Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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