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Women`s Personal And Gun Safety Course Offered in July!

Monday, June 23, 2003

In light of the serial murders in the Baton Rouge area, handgun sales have gone through the roof in southeastern Louisiana during the last two years. U.S. Rep. Richard Baker (R-6), who is A-rated by the NRA and a strong advocate for firearms safety, is hosting a WomenÆs Personal and Gun Safety Seminar on Saturday, July 26, and Saturday, August 2. The seminar is free and open to all women in the Baton Rouge area. The program on Saturday, July 26, will cover lessons in personal and home safety, as well as handgun safety. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. The program begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 3:00 p.m. Lunch is included. Women who attend on July 26 will be invited to return the following Saturday, August 2, for hands-on firearms training at the Ascension Parish Sheriff`s Range. Several certified shooting instructors will be on hand to train women who have qualified for the program. To qualify, women are required to have attended the entire Handgun Safety Course on Saturday, July 26. For more information, please contact Rep. Baker`s Baton Rouge office at (225) 929-7711. NRA-ILA is sponsoring this special firearms safety event, and encourages all interested women to attend. Please forward this message to all women in the Baton Rouge area who may be interested.
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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.