The Mayor of Washington, DC, Adrian Fent : News Photo

The Mayor of Washington, DC, Adrian Fent

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The Mayor of Washington, DC, Adrian Fenty (L) listens as Washington, DC, Attorney General Peter Nickles (R) speaks to a reporters on June 26, 2008 in Washington, DC during a press conference following the US Supreme Court ruled that individual Americans have a constitutional right to bear arms, ending a ban on owning handguns in the US capital in its first ruling on gun rights in 70 years. The court's 5-4 landmark decision -- on whether the right to keep and bear arms is an individual or collective right -- said the city's law violated the second amendment of the US constitution which the justices said guaranteed citizens the right to keep guns at home for self-defense. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
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The Mayor of Washington, DC, Adrian Fenty (L) listens as Washington, DC, Attorney General Peter Nickles (R) speaks to a reporters on June 26, 2008 in Washington, DC during a press conference following the US Supreme Court ruled that individual Americans have a constitutional right to bear arms, ending a ban on owning handguns in the US capital in its first ruling on gun rights in 70 years. The court's 5-4 landmark decision -- on whether the right to keep and bear arms is an individual or collective right -- said the city's law violated the second amendment of the US constitution which the justices said guaranteed citizens the right to keep guns at home for self-defense. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)
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