Al Norris posted an informative update in post #166 here http://thefiringline.com/forums/show...=416973&page=7
The government is arguing that the second amendment is not a civil right and that a lifetime ban of the right to keep and bear arms is not enough of a substantial burden.
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This case goes beyond misdemeanor lifetime bans.