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Florida: Gun rights advocates testify before task force

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Former National Rifle Association president Marion Hammer told the task force that there is no need to change the law. But she said recommendations were needed to make sure the law is applied and interpreted consistently.
"The law codified the right to self defense that most people believe are in place," Hammer said. "The law was intended to protect people."

Read the article: The Associated Press


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.