No citizen should feel unsafe in his own home. Having the right to a firearm to protect
in. You hear the noises from downstairs. You want to go downstairs to defend yourself and your
property, but you can t . You have no weapon of your own to protect yourself from a criminal
United States v. Cruikshank (1876)
Presser v. Illinois (1886)
Miller v. Texas (1894)
United States v. Miller (1939)
Lewis v. United States (1980)
United States v. Verdugo-Urquirdez (1990)
This is proof stating that the law is correct in its decision to allow private citizens to bear arms.
If students had guns in school, it would decrease violence greatly.
Also unwanted intruders into private homes has increased greatly in the past few years
due to more valuable and costly equipment being kept in homes. Property owners have the legal
right to defend themselves, their family, and private property. Three weeks ago in Philadelphia
came to the head of the steps with his service revolver and shot and injured them both. Gun
allowed to carry a gun for their own safety.
Hunters have the right to carry a gun referring back to the Second Constitutional Amendment.
work , for collecting, and for protection. Also, not all guns owners keep guns for violent reasons
as much as for sport reasons. Hunters should have the right to posses guns for their hunting needs
or for other personal reasons.
Guns are a major part of the history of the United States and its right for independence.
Back then every household needed firearms for hunting and protection. America s history and
their New World homes. Untied States citizens always in the past had the right to bear arms and
that right should not be taken away from them. Fire arms play a major role in the history of the
United States and should continue to do so.
Criminals will find ways to acquire guns by any means. They will steal them or buy guns
illegally on the streets. A criminal who wants a gun will get what they want most likely. The use
of firearms in crime was very much less when there were no controls of any sort, convicted
criminal or lunatic, could buy any type of firearm without restriction. A criminal has to protect
his/her territory. Therefore no felon is going to stop to think about the consequences of getting
his/her firearms illegally.
Gun control in the United States will never be enacted as long as the United States
residents are free and independent. No rightful law abiding citizen shall have their Second
Amendment rights violated. While drugs are becoming a tremendous problem with its
accompanying violence, innocent bystanders need to have the ability to protect themselves
against the criminals. The Second Amendment guarantees a precious right, the right to walk
themselves, their families, and their property.