Gun terminology can be very tricky if you are an uneducated left-wing gun grabber like this commentator. The Second Amendment Police are no less forgiving than the Grammer Police when it comes to insisting that all your T’s are crossed and all your I’s are dotted. In this case, the FOX news commentator gets the idea of magazines and clips when talking about semi-automatic weapons.
On pp. 54 and 55, the majority opinion, written by conservative bastion Justice Antonin Scalia, states: “Like most rights, the right secured by the Second Amendment is not unlimited…”. It is “…not a right to keep and carry any weapon whatsoever in any manner whatsoever and for whatever purpose.”
“Nothing in our opinion should be taken to cast doubt on longstanding prohibitions on the possession of firearms by felons and the mentally ill, or laws forbidding the carrying of firearms in sensitive places such