Gay Rights Strengthen Gun Rights
39 Pages Posted: 24 Dec 2015 Last revised: 12 Jul 2021
Date Written: 2015
The Supreme Court cannot overturn Heller without overturning Obergefell. The Court ruled as fundamental both the right of an individual to own & possess arms and the right of an individual to marry a person of the same sex. However, Heller's holding is based on a longer history and a stronger foundation than Obergefell's holding.
Keywords: Heller, Obergefell, Second Amentment
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