An armed robber had successfully hit Kep Van Dang's
Pensacola, Fla., store twice in a week, but pressed his luck too far
when he tried a third time. Dang got a pistol after the second
robbery, in which the criminal threatened to come back. When the
robber returned and pointed a gun at Dang and a clerk, the
storekeeper pulled his new .38 and fired several shots, halting the
robbery and driving the man from the store. Police, who found a
wounded suspect several blocks away, said Dang would not be charged.
"We're going to keep that gun, it's our protection," said Dang
through an interpreter.
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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.