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

dstormhawk Wrote: Jan 29, 2013 3:59 PM
And "a later" should read, "at a later date or time" However, in most states, if a person who was shooting at you, is coming back at you, at a later time or date, and there is the reasonable expectation he is coming to hurt you, in most places you are allowed to act defensively.

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...