The tranquility of poet Carlton Eddy Breitenstein's
Providence, Rhode Island, home was shattered one evening when an
intruder suddenly appeared on the second floor. The 83-year-old
Breitenstein defended himself with a gun, sending the man fleeing.
Police later caught the suspect who sustained a gunshot wound to the
chest that required hospitalization. Breitenstein had been assaulted
in his house the previous afternoon and had been the victim of a
break-in little more than a week earlier.
The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today announced it is supporting, along with the California Rifle and Pistol Association (CRPA), an important Second Amendment lawsuit challenging California’s newly expanded Assault Weapons Control ...
News broke this week that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has reconsidered and “clarified” its Jan. 6, 2015 Open Letter on the use of stabilizing braces as shoulder stocks.
Public education’s long-running “zero tolerance” war against anything that suggests the idea of a firearm (including, for example, clothing, gestures, toys, food, computer images, and favorable opinions of self-defense) has claimed another victim. This time ...
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.