Supreme Court Sides with Gun Advocates, Extends Rights Nationwide

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By a familiar margin of 5 to 4, the US Supreme Court ruled that the Second Amendment's right "to keep and bear arms" extends not just to federal jurisdictions, but to all states and municipalities. Chicago's 30-year-old ban on handguns probably will be ruled unconstitutional. Rebecca Beyer, staff writer for the Daily Journal reports on what today's decision could mean for California.

Credits

Guest:
Rebecca Beyer - Staff Writer, Daily Journal

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Frances Anderton, Julia Flucht, Katie Cooper