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Friday, January 16, 2004

What American Voters Believe About<BR>Firearm Owners' Rights And Hunting

The highly respected research firm Zogby International has conducted the first installment of its 2004 Zogby Values Poll, ...

Monday, November 17, 2003

St. Louis Lawsuit Against Gun Industry Dismissed On Issues Of "Logic And Fairness"

On November 7, Judge Emmett O`Brien said he found no basis for the city of St. Louis` claim ...

Saturday, October 18, 2003

Update On D.C. Right To Bear Arms Case

On October 8, a hearing was held on a motion to dismiss in the pending Seegars v. Ashcroft ...

Sunday, August 24, 2003

New Book Revisits Case Findings On Individual`s Right To Arms

An August 19 WorldNetDaily.com article reports that a six-year study of firearm related Supreme Court cases has uncovered ...

Wednesday, August 13, 2003

NRA Files Brief with the Supreme Court in Silveira v. Lockyer

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has filed an amicus curiae brief with the United States Supreme Court, in ...

Thursday, April 17, 2003

Talking Shop with Majority Leader Bill Frist

NRA-ILA Executive Director Chris Cox recently sat down with the new Senate Majority Leader to talk about freedom, ...

Friday, March 21, 2003

An Opening Gambit For Tyrants Is To Disarm The Public

An Opening Gambit For Tyrants Is To Disarm The Public The right to Akeep and bear arms@ is ...

Monday, February 24, 2003

Ninth Circuit Disputes Silveira Decision, Judge Calls Second Amendment an Individual Right

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit in a February 18 ruling questioned that circuit`s recent ...

Wednesday, January 22, 2003

Thomas Jefferson on The Right To Bear Arms

Quotes from the author of the Declaration of Independence on the Right to Keep and Bear arms. Taken ...

Sunday, June 30, 2002

A Primer On The Constitutional Right To Keep And Bear Arms

Constitutional law professor Nelson Lund explores the Second Amendment and analyzes the decision in United States v. Emerson.


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.