- Feb 8, 2009
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Gun rights havenâ??t been an issue in recent Supreme Court confirmation battles because the Supreme Court hadnâ??t tackled a major Second Amendment case in decades. But that changed with the courtâ??s recent decision in the Heller case, finding that the right to bear arms was an individual right and not a collective one. So the issue arose this morning in Judge Sonia Sotomayorâ??s confirmation hearing.