Amendment II

Right to Bear Arms

  • Second amendment of the u.s constitution which gives people the right to have a gun.
  • Part of the bill of rights
  • drafted on December 15, 1791
  • protects an individual's right to possess a firearm unconnected with militia
  • use that arm traditionally for self defense in there home
  • not unlimited-elected officials can pass common sense gun laws to protect communitiesrighttobear.jpgright_to_bear_arms.jpg

    http://caselaw.lp.findlaw.com/data/constitution/amendment02/