The owner of Borla's Service Station in Waterbury, Conn., couldn't
believe his eyes when he glanced at the closed-circuit security
monitor in his office. He saw a man threatening his cashier with a
crowbar and demanding money. James Borla watched the scene play out
on the monitor as the clerk, who'd only been on the job two weeks,
became flustered and failed to open the cash register. It soon
became apparent the clerk was in imminent danger as the man became
agitated and slammed his crowbar against the counter, demanding she
open the register. Borla grabbed the .44-cal. handgun he keeps in
his office and came up behind the suspect, ordering him to drop his
weapon and lie down on the floor. Borla held the suspect at gunpoint
for police, who arrested the man and charged him with first-degree
Today, March 21, the provisions of the critical self-defense legislation, Sub. Senate Bill 199, go into effect. Thanks to your active involvement last session, this bill was signed by Governor Kasich last December. This law ...
Today, the Arkansas Senate passed Senate Bill 724, an anti-gun bill which undermines some of the key advancements made with the passage and enactment of House Bill 1249. SB 724 is now headed to the ...
Yesterday, March 21, the Senate passed anti-gun Senate Bill 115 with a 12-9 vote. SB 115 was sent to the Assembly for further consideration. Sponsored by state Senator Moises Denis (D-2), SB 115 would expand the list ...
On Monday, March 27, the Texas Senate will convene after 2:00pm and is expected to take up and consider Senate Bill 16, NRA-backed legislation sponsored by State Sen. Robert Nichols (R-Jacksonville) and Joan Huffman (R-Houston).
We are excited to inform you of our new California specific webpage – Stand and Fight California. On this page you will find State Legislation, Legal Updates, and How to Get Involved, among other California ...
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.