Triggering Interest; College Students Organize to Practice Second Amendment Rights
Byline: Alison Hoover, THE WASHINGTON TIMES
College students have organized clubs on dozens of campuses to defend their Second Amendment rights and to have fun with guns. "We go to the gun range because it's fun and educational," said Michaela LeBlanc, a senior at Smith College in Northampton, Mass. Miss LeBlanc travels to the nearby Smith & Wesson Shooting Sports Center with friends from the Smith College Republicans. This fall, they will seek recognition from the college as an official club.
At the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dax Dixson founded the Tar Heel Rifle and Pistol Club. He said he thought fellow students would benefit from shooting, a skill he started learning before …
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Publication information: Article title: Triggering Interest; College Students Organize to Practice Second Amendment Rights. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Washington Times (Washington, DC). Publication date: August 15, 2006. Page number: A02. © 2009 The Washington Times LLC. COPYRIGHT 2006 Gale Group.
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