Comment: Incorporation Doctrine

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Incorporation Doctrine

The worksheet, published by Instructional Fair, goes on to say that the Second Amendment is not incorporated against the states.

The worksheet brings up the Incorporation Doctrine which is a body of law that enforces the Bill of Rights onto the states.

The BOR was originally intended to restrict the federal government, but after Supreme Court rulings, most of the BOR is now enforced against the states -- including the 2nd Amendment.