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United States

12 January 2003

Associated Press

Lisa Miner had just let her dogs out one afternoon when she noticed a stranger inside her enclosed front porch. "I'm not afraid of you. I'm going to hurt you," the young man told her, according to Miner. Miner, who is 38, grabbed her handgun from a nearby television, slipped a bullet into the chamber and told him to leave. "He looked at me and he looked at the gun and I shot him," Miner recalled last week. Miner, whose intruder survived the neck wound last March and... (GunPolicy.org)

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