The Right to Bear Arms

How was the Second Amendment Created?

Influenced by Historical Events and Documents

Mainly, the English Bill of Rights and the American Revolution.
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Influential Congressmen:

Influence Through the Constitutional Conventions:

The Constitutional Conventions

The Philadelphia Convention of 1787 was held to create a Constitution.

The second Constitutional Convention of 1789 was held to make Amendments to the Constitution and the Bill of Rights (And Right to Bear Arms/Second Amendment) was written during this Convention.