The legal definition of the militia includes the organized militia, known as the National Guard. It is public law. It has been that way since 1903. There is also the unorganized militia. It also further defines it as consisting of those at least 17 years of age and under 45.
Shoot low, sheriff. They're riding Shetlands!
Underneath the starry flag, civilize 'em with a Krag,
and return us to our own beloved homes!
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