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Old 08-30-2019, 01:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Czarcasm View Post
But wouldn't an originalist want the original meaning of "miltia", as it was understood at the time the term was written in the Consititution, to hold sway over Mason's reinterpretation?
The Mason quote is from 1788. The Constitution was ratified in 1787. Do the math.