Explore The NRA Universe Of Websites


The Courant, Hartford, CT, 7/27/91

Friday, November 1, 1991

After previous threats from his son-in-law, Guy Martin was ready when the heavily armed off-duty policeman smashed his way into Martin's New Britain, Conn., home. After the intruder pointed a shotgun at and struggled with Martin's son, Martin killed him with a single shot to the head.

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.