heller heller  /ˈhɛ lər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) 100 halers equal 1 koruna Slovakia
  2. (n) 100 halers equal 1 koruna in Czech Republic
  3. (n) United States novelist whose best known work was a black comedy inspired by his experiences in the Air Force during World War II (1923-1999)
  4. (n) a rowdy or mischievous person (usually a young man)

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News

  1. Heller and Heinrich introduce bill to reduce veterans disability claims backlog

    WASHINGTON, DC -- Today, U.S. Senators Dean Heller (R-NV) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) introduced the Veterans Benefits Claims Faster Filing Act, a cost-neutral, bipartisan bill to help reduce the veterans disability claims backlog.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: FOX 11 Reno

  2. Heller Says He's Leaning For Immigration Bill

    WASHINGTON - Sen. Dean Heller said Wednesday he wants to vote for comprehensive immigration reform, and it doesn't have to be perfect. "I'm hoping at the end of the day there is more good in this bill than bad," said Heller. "Nobody is going to get everything
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal

  3. Heller Joins Move To Declassify Surveillance Court Opinions

    WASHINGTON - A bipartisan group of senators revived a bill Tuesday to shed light on court rulings that have authorized government investigators to tap into phone and Internet communications. Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nev., is among eight co-sponsors of the bid
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal

Quotes

  1. "In Heller, we held that the Second Amendment protects the right to possess a handgun in the home for the purpose of self-defense," Justice Samuel Alito wrote in the ruling. "Unless considerations of stare decisis counsel otherwise, a...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Samuel Alito Source: WireUpdate

  2. "Although the court's decision in this case might be seen as a mere adjunct to Heller," Justice Stevens wrote, "the consequences could prove far more destructive - quite literally - to our nation's communities and to our constitutional...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: John Paul Stevens Source: Examiner.com

  3. "The court's decision today and its decision in 2008 in District of Columbia v. Heller both make clear that we can work to keep guns out of the hands of criminals and terrorists while at the same time respecting the constitutional rights of law-...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: BusinessWeek

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