At 4 A.M., John Stannard, owner of a used-car business at
New Milford, Ill., heard noises in the office adjoining his home.
With a .22 rifle in hand, he cornered a prowler in the office until
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.