Two would-be robbers entered Burl Clevenger's Wichita,
Kans., liquor store and one began spraying aerosol tear gas in the
store owner's eyes. Despite the attack, Clevenger made his way to a
back room, retrieved a gun, and fired shots that sent both robbers
fleeing. Police soon arrested a suspect when he sought medical
attention for a gunshot wound in the arm.
Bloomberg columnist Sir Max Hastings shares his thoughts on guns, crime, and the differences between his native Britain and the United States in “I Grew Up on Guns. Now I’ve Learned to Love Firearm Control.”
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.