SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A lawmaker who helped push through a bill that allows Illinois residents to carry concealed weapons is suggesting the law is too hard on gun owners from other states.
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CHICAGO (AP) — A flurry of lawsuits from people who were rejected for concealed carry permits has prompted the Illinois State Police to announce it will require a state review board to explain to applicants why they were denied.
The District 205 Board of Education tabled some policy recommendations from the Illinois Association of School Boards during their meeting this week.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police have processed about one-fifth of the objections filed by residents whose concealed carry permit applications have been denied.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A newspaper analysis shows two far-southern Illinois counties have the highest per-capita number of concealed carry applications.
EAST DUNDEE, Ill. (AP) — Gun range owners around Illinois say they’re struggling to keep up with demand as thousands of residents try to meet guidelines to get new concealed carry permits.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police say two southwestern Illinois firearms instructors were improperly certifying students trying to get concealed carry permits.
ANNA, Ill. (AP)–An Illinois woman who fought the state’s ban on carrying concealed weapons after she was attacked now has her permit to have a handgun in public.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois gun owners and activists are scheduled to rally Wednesday in Springfield to encourage state lawmakers to eventually relax the list of outlawed places for concealed carry.