Essay about The Second Amendment And The Rights Of A Free State

1619 Words May 3rd, 2016 7 Pages
Second Amendment your right to carry and possess firearms “A well-regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.”(Second Amendment, U.S. Constitution, 1791) The Second Amendment has been under attack for the past several years. Those believing that no person shall be allowed to own or possess a firearm within their homes or on their persons. The Second Amendment is very strait forward in its wording. It stated at the end that our rights Shall Not Be Infringed. All fifty states have some form of a concealed carry law or permit system. Each state however is allowed to impose its own restrictions on how and when a permit will be issued. Ohio mandates that a person receive at least eight hours of firearms training from a certified trainer who is registered with the State of Ohio.
Ohio’s law is very strait forward as to what is required and what is expected from the person obtaining the permit. When reading the Ohio Revised Code section, 2923.125 it describes the whole processes of obtaining a concealed carry permit. (Page 5, Mike DeWine) The process involves taking of fingerprints, background check with any count, city, or state lived in since turning 18.
The state of Ohio has a reciprocal agreement with thirty-eight states allowing an Ohio resident to carry in those states. People who participate in their right to carry a concealed firearm in these states have to carry the proper…

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