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Checks and Balances at the OK Corral: Restraining Leviathan

  • Atin Basuchoudhary
  • Michael Reksulak
  • William F. ShughartII
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Part of the Studies in Public Choice book series (SIPC, volume 23)

Abstract

The question was, in February of 2008, before the US Supreme Court: Does the convoluted phrasing of the Second Amendment to the Constitution confer an individual or a collective right to “keep and bear” arms?

Keywords

Federal Government Coercive Power Punctuation Mark Credible Threat Ninth Circuit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Atin Basuchoudhary
    • 1
  • Michael Reksulak
    • 2
  • William F. ShughartII
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Economics and BusinessVMILexingtonUSA
  2. 2.School of Economic Development, College of Business AdministrationGeorgia Southern UniversityStatesboroUSA
  3. 3.Department of Economics and Finance, Huntsman School of BusinessUtah State UniversityLoganUSA

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