Kansas voters approve measure clarifying right to bear arms

[JURIST] The citizens of Kansas voted Tuesday to enact Senate Resolution 1611 [text, PDF], clarifying the right to bear arms. Kansas Amendment 1: Right to Bear Arms, which passed 89 percent to 11 percent [unofficial results], will amend section 4 of the Kansas Constitution [text, PDF], which previously read: "The people have the right to bear arms for their defense and security." The newly-amended section will now state: "A person has the right to keep and bear arms for the…

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