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Old January 15, 2012, 12:30 AM   #3
Al Norris
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This was a good decision that may well affect other cases, now at the docket.

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Although the right established in Heller is a qualified right, the right to possess arms (among those not properly disqualified) is no longer something that can be withdrawn by government on a permanent and irrevocable basis without due process. Ordinarily, to work a permanent or prolonged loss of a constitutional liberty or property interest, an adjudicatory hearing, including a right to offer and test evidence if facts are in dispute, is required.
Even Prof. Volokh thinks this is the correct way to interpret the 2A.
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