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Armed Robber Goes To Walmart, Becomes Target

Bearing Arms  

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Armed Robber Goes To Walmart, Becomes Target

An armed robber went up to a Walmart employee sitting in his car before his shift started, pulled ...

Couple Fends off Armed Robber

KCBD, Lubbock, Texas  

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Couple Fends off Armed Robber

When Kendrick and Christy Trotty pulled into the driveway of their home in Lubbock, Texas they were met ...

3 men arrested after armed robbery, Glynn County police say

News 4 Jacksonville  

Monday, September 26, 2016

3 men arrested after armed robbery, Glynn County police say

Three men have been arrested after an armed robbery early Friday, the Glynn County Police Department said. Officers ...

Off-duty officer shoots robbery suspect

Times Ledger- Queens, NY  

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Off-duty officer shoots robbery suspect

An off-duty corrections officer shot a suspected would-be robber in Jamaica Sunday evening, according to the NYPD. At ...

Gun Laws  

Friday, September 23, 2016

Woman fights off three armed intruders, WSB-TV, Atlanta, Ga. 09/23/16

A woman was at home in Gwinnett County, Ga. when a trio of robbers armed with handguns kicked ...

Atlanta Woman Exercises her Right to Defend her Livelihood

Bearing Arms  

Friday, September 23, 2016

Atlanta Woman Exercises her Right to Defend her Livelihood

Last week Friday, three men kicked in an Atlanta, Georgia suburb home around 4 a.m. The first burglar was ...

Resident shoots gun at would-be intruder, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review,  

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Resident shoots gun at would-be intruder, Pennsylvania

A resident was at home in Murrysville, Pa. when a man attempted to break into his house through ...

Homeowner justifably shot intruder; two men charged with home invasion

MLive- Michigan  

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Homeowner justifably shot intruder; two men charged with home invasion

Two men are charged with first-degree home invasion for allegedly breaking down the front door of a house, ...

AL.com  

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Bank customer fires at robber in Huntsville

A man entered a Wells Fargo bank in Homewood, Ala. with something wrapped around his arm to give ...

Bearing Arms, St. Cloud, MN 9/19/2016  

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

NRA Certified Instructor Shoots Man on Stabbing Spree

NRA certified instructor, USPSA Competitor, 3-gun shooter and part time police officer shot and killed a violent man ...

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NRA ILA

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.