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I now ask you sir,
what is the "free state"?
Which of the three entities are that "free state"?
Is it the government?
Is it the states themselves individually or severally?
Is it the people themsleves?
There are no States that are not free in the Union
And All states have a Well Regulated Miltia
The people have a right to bear arms but those rights are not unlimited and all laws must be obeyed.
Any Arms that have been used by the people to break the laws of a state may be deemed to be illegal.
Any Arms not having been used to break the laws of a state, deemed to be a threat to any free state may be well regulated.