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Uncle Sam is asking Americans if they could refrain from slapping guns on their drones

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Re: But...but

Well-regulated does not mean "regulated by the state", but "well-supplied". The right of the people to bear arms is a necessary requirement of a functional citizen militia.

When they wrote it, that's what it meant, and it is necessary to understand the contemporary meaning of the words in order to understand the application of the law now.

"Shall not be infringed" still means the same thing

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