National Rifle Association (NRA) CEO Wayne LaPierre once famously told a CPAC gathering that "the guys with the guns make the rules." In the town of Gilberton, Pennsylvania, he might have finally found the perfect test case for his insane vision of America.
The Second Amendment was to ensure that we have organized and trained citizen militia units to supplement an inadequate army. It is completely inapplicable and pointless in this day and age and of no use in arguments on gun control.
The Arizona state legislature is considering legislation that would give Gov. Jan Brewer the right to establish an armed force, the Arizona state guard, to back her up for whatever the governor considers "necessary."