When two intruders, one armed, entered a 77-year-old man's
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, home, they got more than they bargained for.
Finding the elderly homeowner in bed, the thugs ordered him into the
living room, where they forced him to lie on the couch. The pair
then left him unattended while they ransacked his home. The man
went to his bedroom and armed himself with a .357 handgun. He
announced this fact, but one of the crooks opened the bedroom door,
where upon the elderly man shot him in the chest. The second
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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.