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NRA: We Will Not Accept Blame for the Acts of Criminals

dstormhawk Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 3:56 PM
Exceptions include but are not limited to when an innocent stands to be injured by your return fire, such as if the bad guy is standing in front of a glass window that would not stop your bullet and you can see people on the other side. If the gang member is doing a drive by, you may, in most cases return fire as he is coming toward you or directly engaged in firing at you. You may not fire upon him as he is fleeing the scene, in most states. I do hope that gives you some clarification of defensive fire. And the place in the above comment, where it say "Illegally", should read instead "illegal"

The NRA has been unwavering in their defense of the Second Amendment throughout the gun control debate and Wayne LaPierre will continue that message before a Senate panel on Wednesday.

Law-abiding gun owners will not accept blame for the acts of violent or deranged criminals,” LaPierre is scheduled to tell the Senate Judiciary Committee.

“Nor do we believe the government should dictate what we can lawfully own and use to protect our families,” he added.

The NRA released LaPierre’s opening remarks on Tuesday.

LaPierre will reaffirm the NRA’s commitment to “participate in a...