Firearms Law and the Second Amendment

Regulation, Rights, and Policy

Third Edition Published
September 15, 2021

The first law school textbook on the Second Amendment.

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Third Edition
ISBN: 9781543826814

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The Third Edition

New Cases - Expanded History - In-Depth Analysis

Key Features

A textbook and a treatise to serve professors’ and students’ law school needs, as well as lawyers in practice.

Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of firearms law, from early English origins to present-day debates.

Supplemental materials to enhance learning by providing the most current developments in firearms law, regulation, and policy.

Seven free online chapters on firearms and status, international law, comparative law, and an in-depth explanation of firearm and ammunition functionality, the philosophy of citizen arms bearing, the English history of citizen arms bearing, and a history of firearms technology.

New to the Third Edition

Coverage of the many important cases decided since the second edition’s publication in 2018

New material and research on both developing areas of firearms law and existing areas of social science. New sections cover, stop-and-frisk developments, surety of the peace statutes, smart guns, and much more.

Updated organization that presents material in smaller chunks in the categories which have developed in courts and scholarship

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