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Nevada: Assembly discusses campus concealed carry, tax on gun and ammo sales

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Amanda Collins was walking to her car after finishing a class on the University of Nevada, Reno campus when an eight minute ordeal changed her life.
As she approached her car on the night of Oct. 22, 2007, James Biela lunged out from a hiding spot behind another vehicle and threw Collins to the ground before raping her at gunpoint.
Out of the corner of her eye, she could see the campus police cars. She was defenseless.
Five years after her attack, she is urging support for AB143, which would allow carry concealed weapons permit holders, like Collins was, to bring their firearms on Nevada's higher education campuses for personal protection.

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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.