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Volume18
Year2009
TitleNewspapers and the Fourteenth Amendment: What Did the American Public Know About Section 1?
Author(s)George C. Thomas III
First Page323
AbstractPart I briefly put the incorporation issue in political context. Part II discusses some of the newspaper evidence that Michael Curtis has found. Part III discusses evidence from my searches on "privileges and/or immunities" and "keep and bear arms." Part IV is my tentative conclusion.