The new conceal carry law prohibits anyone but law enforcement officers from viewing permits. In other states, the NRA is even trying to prohibit cops from looking. Read »
Although the House and Senate both voted to override Gov. Pat Quinn's amendatory veto of the conceal carry legislation, most Chicagoans voted to uphold it. Read »
Both the House and Senate on Tuesday voted to override Gov. Pat Quinn's revised gun bill, making Illinois the final state to allow firearms to be carried in public. Read »
The sponsor of legislation to allow the concealed carry of firearms in Illinois says Gov. Pat Quinn's efforts to make the measure more restrictive could backfire and lead to "mayhem." Read »
The U.S. Supreme Court granted an extension Tuesday for Illinois's attorney general to decide whether to appeal a court order permitting the state's gun owners to carry concealed firearms. Read »
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