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Justices’ Ruling On Guns Elicits Rebuke, From The Right

Publication Date: 
October 21, 2008
Source: 
The New York Times
Author: 
Adam Liptak

Professor Jack Rakove is quoted in a New York Times story about a recent Supreme Court ruling )District of Columbia v. Heller) on gun rights that has drawn opposition from the right:

“Neither of the two main opinions in Heller would pass muster as serious historical writing,” Jack Rakove, a historian at Stanford, wrote on the blog Balkinization soon after the decision was issued.