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U.S. Supreme Court declines to loosen San Francisco gun control measures

Posted By on Mon, Jun 8, 2015 at 10:57 AM

The NRA lost a round at the U.S. Supreme Court today, when the court declined to take up an appeal to overturn some San Francisco gun laws.

What part of "shall not be infringed" don't these judges understand, the gun nuts might wail.

From Talking Points Memo:

The court on Monday let stand court rulings in favor of a city measure that requires handgun owners to secure weapons in their homes by storing them in a locker, keeping them on their bodies or applying trigger locks. A second ordinance bans the sale of ammunition that expands on impact, has "no sporting purpose" and is commonly referred to as hollow-point bullets.

Only Scalia and Thomas voted to hear the case.

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