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The Resource District of Columbia v. Heller : the right to bear arms case, Tom Streissguth

District of Columbia v. Heller : the right to bear arms case, Tom Streissguth

Label
District of Columbia v. Heller : the right to bear arms case
Title
District of Columbia v. Heller
Title remainder
the right to bear arms case
Statement of responsibility
Tom Streissguth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A group of private gun-owners claimed new gun control laws passed by the District of Columbia violated their Second Amendment right to bear arms. This book examines the issues leading up to the case, the people involved in the case, and the present-day effects of the Court's decision"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
344.7305/3309753
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF229.H45
LC item number
S77 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Landmark Supreme Court cases, gold edition
Label
District of Columbia v. Heller : the right to bear arms case, Tom Streissguth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Trouble in the District of Columbia -- The road to the Supreme Court -- The context of the Constitution -- The original intent: individual v. collective rights -- The politics of a decision -- The court decides -- The impact of the decision
Control code
ocn314114458
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780766034303
Lccn
2009010108
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)314114458
Label
District of Columbia v. Heller : the right to bear arms case, Tom Streissguth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Trouble in the District of Columbia -- The road to the Supreme Court -- The context of the Constitution -- The original intent: individual v. collective rights -- The politics of a decision -- The court decides -- The impact of the decision
Control code
ocn314114458
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
112 p.
Isbn
9780766034303
Lccn
2009010108
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)314114458
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