US Supreme Court expands gun rights, strikes down NY law

WASHINGTON: The US Supreme Court on Thursday declared for the first time that the US Constitution protects an individual’s right to carry a handgun in public for self-defense, handing a landmark victory to gun rights advocates in a nation deeply divided over how to address firearms violence. The 6-3 ruling, with the court’s conservative justices in the majority and liberal justices in dissent, struck down … Continue reading US Supreme Court expands gun rights, strikes down NY law