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  • "With this decision in Palmer, the nation's last explicit ban of the right to bear arms has bitten the dust," attorney Alan Gura, who represented the gun owners in this case and scores of others in gun rights cases across the country, wrote on his blog in response to the decision. "Obviously, the carrying of handguns for self-defense can be regulated. … But totally banning a right literally spelled out in the Bill of Rights isn't going to fly."

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  • "The decision is in effect, so unless or if it is stayed, people who have a lawfully registered handgun in the District could be outside with it," attorney Alan Gura said.

    D.C. plans to seek stay of order striking down ban on handguns in public →

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