The Second Amendment Has Been 'Reborn' in California

By Daniel Walker | April 20, 2024

California State Attorney General

A recent ruling by U.S. District Judge Roger Benitez in the case of Miller v. Bonta, has found California's Assault Weapons Control Act of 1989 to be a violation of the Second Amendment and therefore unconstitutional. 

 

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The decision has been praised by pro-second amendment groups but opposed by California State Attorney General Rob Bonta and Governor Gavin Newsom. 
 

Dead ringers

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Reuters' Nate Raymond stated, “Benitez issued an injunction blocking the law, but put that on hold for 10 days so the state could appeal…Benitez in his decision wrote that there were 'no founding era dead ringers or historical twins' for California's assault weapons ban, and that the state could point to no historical laws before it adopted its ban that restricted rifles as they advanced technologically.”