Rosen, Jeffrey
May 1995
New Republic;5/22/95, Vol. 212 Issue 21, p13
Examines the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court to terminate the Gun Free School Zones Act of 1990 on May 22, 1995. Implications of the decision for Congress; Background of the law; Justification for the decision of Chief Justice William Rehnquist to dismiss the law; Discussion of the issue of gun ownership.


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