VIDEO: Will we be allowed to carry our freedom where we need it most?
Now on A1F.com: Will we be allowed to carry our freedom where we need it most? See a Shooting Straight with A1F.com video interview with the renowned Second Amendment attorney Stephen P. Halbrook here and read his analysis of this upcoming Supreme Court case.
Under New York law, to get a carry license a citizen must ask the authorities for permission to use their Second Amendment rights. The authorities then get to decide—based on whatever criteria they decide—whether an applicant has a “proper cause.” Now, you might think that “proper cause” would include the exercise of the Second Amendment right to bear arms for self-defense. But in Orwellian New York speak, “proper cause” means whatever government officials want it to mean. But now the Supreme Court has agreed to hear a challenge to this “may-issue” infringement on our rights. Will residents in New York finally be allowed to bear arms?
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