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Court takes up another gun law challenge

Seems poised to extend Second Amendment protection to states, cities

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court appears poised to hold that the Second Amendment protections established two years ago in D.C. v. Heller apply to cities and states through the Fourteenth Amendment. But whether the extent of those protections requires the Court to strike down Chicago's handgun ban remains unclear.


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