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Podcast: Robert Levy on the Second Amendment

Today we interview Robert A. Levy a href=”http://www.cato.org/people/levy.html”who is a senior fellow/a in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute, and the driving force behide the effort to overturn Washington D.C.’s gun ban on Second Amendment grounds. To date, in D.C. no one but police officers and retired officers are allowed to have a gun in their home for self-protection. Mr. Levy hopes this case will change that.br /br /He’s won the D.C. Circuit and the case is to be heard before the Supreme court. We talk to Mr. Levy about the background of the case, why he filed it and if the decision will be a big issue in the 2008 elections. You a href=”http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/la-oe-levy14nov14,0,2444377.story?coll=la-opinion-rightrail”can read a recent op-ed/a by Mr. Levy in the span style=”font-style:italic;”LA Times/span entitled, span style=”font-style:italic;”Unholster the 2nd Amendment/span to learn more about the case or listen to the interview or do both. br /br /You can listen directly — no downloading needed — by a href=”http://politicscentral.com/2007/11/20/the_glenn_and_helen_show_bob_l.php”going here/a and clicking on the gray Flash player. Or you can download the show and listen at your leisure by clicking right here. You can get a lo-fi version, suitable for dialup, by going a href=”http://politicscentral.com/2007/11/20/the_glenn_and_helen_show_bob_l.php”here/a and selecting lo-fi. And you can always get a free subscription a href=”http://phobos.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=116559643s=143441″via iTunes/a — and we’d like it if you did. Our show archives are at a href=”http://glennandhelenshow.com”GlennandHelenShow.com./abr /br /This podcast was brought to you by a href=”http://volvocars.us”Volvo Automobiles/a. Music is by a href=”http://www.toddsteed.com/home.html”Todd Steed and the Suns of Phere./a