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Amicus Briefs Filed in Support of Petition for Supreme Court Review in Peruta Right-to-Carry Case

Friday, February 24, 2017

Amicus Briefs Filed in Support of Petition for Supreme Court Review in Peruta Right-to-Carry Case

In January, California Rifle & Pistol Association attorneys filed a petitionwith the United States Supreme Court asking the ...

A Fourth Circuit Trifecta: New Rulings Confirm Need for Judges who Respect Second Amendment

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Friday, February 24, 2017

A Fourth Circuit Trifecta: New Rulings Confirm Need for Judges who Respect Second Amendment

Anyone still unconvinced about the importance of the courts and the need for justices who support Second Amendment ...

Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Ignores Heller: No Protection for Guns It Deems “Dangerous”

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Ignores Heller: No Protection for Guns It Deems “Dangerous”

Ever since the U.S. Supreme Court’s opinions in Heller and McDonald, many of the lower U.S. courts have ...

Senate Votes to Block Obama Social Security Administration Gun Ban; Legislation Heads to President Trump

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Senate Votes to Block Obama Social Security Administration Gun Ban; Legislation Heads to President Trump

On Wednesday morning, the U.S. Senate voted 57-43 in favor of H.J.Res.40, which would block the implementation of ...

California:  2017 February Litigation Report

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

California: 2017 February Litigation Report

The NRA and its state affiliate, the California Rifle and Pistol Association (CRPA), are heavily involved in a ...

Federal Appeals Court’s Shocking Pronouncement: Lawful Gun Carriers Must Forfeit Other Rights

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Friday, January 27, 2017

Federal Appeals Court’s Shocking Pronouncement: Lawful Gun Carriers Must Forfeit Other Rights

The election of Donald J. Trump to the presidency has many gun owners feeling more secure about their ...

NRA Backs Challenge to Massachusetts Gun Ban

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

NRA Backs Challenge to Massachusetts Gun Ban

The National Rifle Association's Institute for Legislative Action is proud to announce its financial and legal support of ...

Boston Globe  

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

NRA files lawsuit over ban on commonly-owned semi-automatics in Mass.

The Massachusetts chapter of the National Rifle Association on Monday sued Governor Charlie Baker and Attorney General Maura ...

Federal Appeals Court: Chicago Violates Second Amendment … Again

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Friday, January 20, 2017

Federal Appeals Court: Chicago Violates Second Amendment … Again

On Wednesday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit found that Chicago had once again violated ...

Obama Releases More Dangerous Convicts

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Friday, December 23, 2016

Obama Releases More Dangerous Convicts

On Monday, Barack Obama set a new record for the number of pardons and commutations granted in a ...

NRA ILA

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.