This article appeared online at TheNewAmerican.com on Tuesday, July 25, 2017:
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled Tuesday 2-1 that the district’s third attempt to keep guns out of the hands of its citizens is unconstitutional. The matter has been festering since the Supreme Court ruled in 2008 in District of Columbia v. Heller that individuals have a right to possess a firearm. But that ruling left open the issue of whether that right extends beyond the individual’s home.
The District of Columbia has for 40 years fought to keep guns out of the hands of private citizens, claiming that the city was