When a Las Vegas woman answered an early-morning knock at
the door, a man pushed his way inside, forced the woman at gunpoint
into a bedroom, and ordered her and a second woman to lie on the
floor. A man sleeping in the home awoke when he heard the
disturbance, armed himself with a handgun, and shot the intruder,
who was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
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.