North Dakota Constitution Art. I, § 1

All individuals are by nature equally free and independent and have certain inalienable rights, among which are those of enjoying and defending life and liberty;  acquiring, possessing and protecting property and reputation;  pursuing and obtaining safety and happiness;  and to keep and bear arms for the defense of their person, family, property, and the state, and for lawful hunting, recreational, and other lawful purposes, which shall not be infringed.


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