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Justice Thomas Weighs in on Gun Rights

Discussion in 'Firearm Legislation & Activism' started by etrain16, Feb 29, 2016.

  1. etrain16

    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    After almost 10 years of silence on the bench, Justice Clarence Thomas actually spoke up in court today to address a question - specifically regarding 2nd Amendment rights. I wonder if he was spurned on by the loss of Justice Scalia, a friend of Thomas'? Was he attempting to step into the role often filled by his friend? To give a voice to Americans that cherish their rights?

    It's just a curiosity that he spoke up today, especially considering the subject matter. Will we be able to look to him to help fill his buddies' shoes?

  2. John Gault

    John Gault clackamas county Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Just read and was getting ready to post also.... I like his timing. Great questions! We need another justice who can hold the line and ask important questions.
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  3. nammac

    nammac I-5 Corridor - West of Portland Silver Supporter Silver Supporter

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    Let's hope that Justice Thomas will hold the same thought provoking, Constitution understanding line that Justice Scalia was known for...
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  4. Dave Workman

    Dave Workman Western Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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  5. Dyjital

    Dyjital Albany, Ore Flavorite Member Bronze Supporter

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    Well worded.

    When I first read what was asked early this morning it didn't hit me It wasn't until a couple hours later that it rang like a bell with clarity.

    The point he made is clear. There are no others laws like this one, the brush stoke is broad and is not equal.
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