History of Second Amendment and its Relevance in Modern Society



The Second Amendment has been a topic of conversation over the last few months, in relation to the latest mass shootings around the country. On this hour, we’ll talk about the history of the Second Amendment and the law’s application to our modern society.


  • Saul Cornell, Professor of History at Fordham University and author of A Well Regulated Militia
  • Doug Berman, Professor of Law at the Moritz College of Law of The Ohio State University

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  • Jerry

    How does The “Dick Act of 1902″, affect the 2nd Amendment?  It seems to clearly define what a “malitia” consists of, and further stipulates  the Govt. will not implement gun control and to do so would be a violation of law.