Thread: Well Regulated
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Old February 5, 2013, 04:39 PM   #10
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It is my understanding, from reading through some of the debates on the issue, that people like Madison, wanted the people to maintain the right outside of an organized militia as a balance/control against a militia that might become abusive to the local population (as well as many other reasons).
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