Tuesday, April 24, 2007
Sunday, April 22, 2007
Thursday, April 19, 2007
“A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the
right of the People to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.”
- How do you interpret the 2nd amendment?
- What are the two interpretations the courts are struggling with?
- Who are gun laws aimed at?
- If Virginia Tech had lifted its ban on guns on campus could this catastrophe have been avoided?
Friday, April 13, 2007
Tuesday, April 10, 2007
No person shall be held to answer for a capital, or otherwise infamous crime, unless on a presentment or indictment of a Grand Jury, except in cases arising in the land or naval forces, or in the Militia, when in actual service in time of War or public danger; nor shall any person be subject for the same offence to be twice put in jeopardy of life or limb; nor shall be compelled in any criminal case to be a witness against himself, nor be deprived of life, liberty, or property, without due process of law; nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation.
5th Amendment to
In times of war are these actions legal? Forgivable? Desirable?