Nilous Banks, Jr., was away the night three months earlier
when three masked men broke into his Knightdale, North Carolina,
home, tied up his wife and children, and stole more than $2,000
worth of jewelry. But this time, Banks was home. Hearing a crash
at his front door, he ran to his bedroom to retrieve a 12-ga.
shotgun. Returning to the living room, Banks encountered three men
entering his trailer--one of them waving a gun, yelling at him to
get on the floor. Instead, Banks emptied his shotgun, killing all
three of the intruders. Two guns believed to be the criminals' were
found at the scene.
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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.