Walter Lundquist was rejoining his wife parked in the
couple's pickup at a Yuma, Ariz., rest stop, when a man approached
him, asked for the time, then shoved a knife at his face and
demanded his wallet. Mrs. Lundquist grabbed a revolver and pointed
it at her husband's assailant only to be struck from behind by the
robber's accomplice. The force of the blow knocked the gun forward
where Lundquist could retrieve it and fire several shots that sent
both men fleeing.
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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.