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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The Telegraph, Macon, GA, 8/9/86

Breaking in through a kitchen window, a knife-wielding intruder walked into the bedroom of Nancy Tomlinson's Macon, Ga., ...

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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The Gazette, Phoenix, AZ, 6/18/86

A 64-year-old Glendale, Ariz., man was awakened by his doorbell ringing and went to the door, seeing a ...

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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The Press Herald, Portland, OR, 7/16/86

A man asking to use the telephone at a Bayside, Oreg., woman's apartment walked in and pushed her ...

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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The News, Detroit, MI, 8/18/86

Off-duty Detroit, Mich., policeman Robert Winbourn was attacked by three would-be robbers, one of whom was armed with ...

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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The Record, Troy, NY, 7/11/86

Retired Troy, N.Y., police officer William Gilley and his wife were relaxing on a boat dock when a ...

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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The News-Capital & Democrat, McAlester, OK, 8/3/86

Rickie Curtis was on the phone to police after hearing someone atttempting to gain entrance to his Alderson, ...

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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The Daily News, Dayton, OH, 7/16/86

Hearing a prowler in the store in front of his Dayton, Ohio, home, Joe Hurlburt armed himself and ...

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Wednesday, October 1, 1986

The Sun, Baltimore, MD, 7/17/86

Posing as a package carrier, a man forced his way into Charisse Gross' Baltimore, Md., home, drew a ...

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Monday, September 1, 1986

The Sun, San Bernadino, CA, 4/17/86

At first, Cathie Jaworski went along with the knife-wielding man who demanded money from the cash register of ...

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Monday, September 1, 1986

The Sun, Bremerton, WA, 6/30/86

When his wife heard screams and saw two pit bulls mauling a 14-year-old boy outside their South Kitsap, ...

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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.