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Illegal immigrants can now carry guns, a federal judge has ruled.


Illegal immigrants can now carry guns, a federal judge has ruled. At this point, it seems like illegals have as many rights as US citizens but without even half the responsibilities.

U.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman has ruled that an illegal immigrant's Second Amendment rights were violated when he was charged with unlawfully possessing firearms.

The case in question involves Heriberto Carbajal-Flores, an undocumented immigrant who was charged under 18 U.S.C § 922, a federal statute prohibiting illegal aliens from carrying guns or ammunition. However, Judge Coleman determined that this law, as applied to Carbajal-Flores, infringes upon his constitutional right to keep and bear arms.

The defense team successfully argued that the government failed to demonstrate how the statute aligns with America's historical tradition of firearm regulation, a requirement set forth by the Supreme Court in 2022. They contended that lifetime disarmament based solely on alienage or nationality lacks roots in U.S. history and tradition.

Remarkably, Judge Coleman noted that Carbajal-Flores has no prior convictions for felonies, violent crimes, or weapons offenses. She even acknowledged his claim that he obtained and used the handgun exclusively for self-protection during a period of documented civil unrest.

The implications of this ruling are profoundly troubling. By extending Second Amendment protections to illegal immigrants, the court has effectively prioritized the rights of non-citizens over the safety and security of American citizens. It sets a dangerous precedent that could lead to a surge in armed illegals , further compromising the US' already strained immigration enforcement efforts.

Moreover, this decision raises serious questions about the consistency and coherence of the legal system. How can anyone justify granting constitutional gun rights to those who have willfully violated immigration laws, while law-abiding citizens face increasing restrictions on their Second Amendment freedoms?

Source: Newsmax

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I don't know how this works: Chicago is in the 7th Circuit, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin. Does this ruling only apply to those states?

What happens when an illegal alien in Texas attempts to buy a gun?

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This means an illegal immigrant has more rights in the US than a legal tourist.

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This ⬆️

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From the Newsmax link:

"Heriberto Carbajal-Flores, an undocumented immigrant who was charged under 18 U.S.C § 922, a federal statute prohibiting illegal aliens from carrying guns or ammunition."

How woke - the statute refers to "illegal aliens" but Newsmax needs to say "undocumented immigrant."

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https://x.com/ada_lluch/status/1773188393897214068?s=20


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Perhaps the N.R.A. approves this decision. More guns to sell, more profits for gun manufacturers. Nothing else matters to them?

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I'm no expert on the law, but oftentimes if a judge makes a decision that some find questionable, someone comes forward and says "we're going to appeal this decision and, in the meantime, we want a stay on this decision. I don't know who can step forward and do this, I doubt the Governor of Hawai'i has any say...

But, like I posted before, this is a Federal Judge in Chicago, the 7th District is Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin. None of these states is 100% Democrat or Republican. Indiana is fairly conservative - I would think the Attorney General of Indiana could file for a stay.

Probably a District Attorney in a conservative county in one of these three states could do it.

What's the story?

And another thought: There are plenty of pedo groomers in places like Milwaukee, Madison, Gary Ind etc. that want to take away everybody's guns... why aren't any of them doing something?

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