The Lexington Herald-Leader, Lexington, Ky. 12/09/10
Friday, December 10, 2010
A trio of home invaders broke into a house in Taylor County, Ky. After the criminals left, the homeowner called police and gave a description of the intruders’ vehicle. Police soon spotted the criminals and gave chase, but lost them when they parked behind a home in Green County, Ky. The criminals forced their way inside the second home, but the owner was armed and fired at them, causing them to flee.
Having been forced back onto the road by the armed citizen, police soon caught sight of the criminals and continued the pursuit, which ended when police used a spike strip to disable their vehicle. Police suspect the trio in a string of burglaries.
Yesterday, the Senate voted 28-16 to pass House Bill 3094, the open carry bill. Though the constitutional carry amendment failed, the Senate did manage to adopt an amendment to eliminate the fee for a Concealed Weapons Permit (CWP). ...
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.