PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — The Peoria City Council has repealed part of a city ordinance that would have required anyone buying a weapon to provide their thumbprint.
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PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A gun rights group is taking a close look at a provision in Peoria’s firearms ordinance that requires people to provide a thumb print when buying a gun.
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago has received a bill of nearly $1 million for its ultimately unsuccessful effort to keep guns out of the city.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Champaign police say an 8-year-old child carried a loaded magazine for a 9 mm handgun to a local elementary school.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago-area man was sentenced to more than nine years in prison for trafficking firearms from Missouri.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police say two southwestern Illinois firearms instructors were improperly certifying students trying to get concealed carry permits.