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South Carolina Militia

Article XIII, Section 1 of the South Carolina Constitution:

SECTION 1. Militia.

The militia of this State shall consist of all able-bodied male citizens of the State between the ages of eighteen and forty-five years, except such persons as are now or may be exempted by the laws of the United States or this State, or who from religious scruples may be adverse to bearing arms, and shall be organized, officered, armed, equipped and disciplined as the General Assembly may by law direct.

Let's follow the SC Constitution and put this to work protecting us from the federal leviathan.



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"Shall" does not mean "may" it means "must."

It is a command.

Thus the General Assembly is derelict in their duty if they are not making sure the militia is organized, officered, armed, equipped and disciplined.

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Most of those who think so actually don't and most people who think sew actually rip.

:) Forgive me.

A few quick spelling tips, as we enter the trying times we have so long anticipated...
It is a militia, not a malitia nor mulisha.
It is martial law, not marshall law.
And it is treason to disarm the standing Army in position for the last defense of this nation. Idaho has a similar clause, as do many states. There is NO NEED for formal organization, these militias exist. They are fiat armies. :)

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Unnecessary

If a foreign or domestic enemy attacks, we defend - that is the natural law.
There's no need for a mandate by the state that will draft someone into a mob, give them a weapon, and order them around.
Liberty will be defended, but not by the state enforcing the defense.