Illinois Working Toward Concealed Carry Law

The number of people in Illinois applying for Firearm Owner…

The number of people in Illinois applying for Firearm Owner Identification or FOID cards, has reached a record high.

More and more people are attending concealed carry permit classes to get licenses to use in other states.

Gun advocates say it’s all in anticipation of a federal mandate requiring Illinois to pass its own concealed carry law.

Illinois lawmakers have until June 9, 2013, to get a concealed carry law in the books. Otherwise, Constitutional Carry will take effect, potentially allowing anyone with a FOID card to carry a gun.

Read more at KWQC

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  • RONALD EARLY

    ANY TIME A LAW IS DECLARED UNCONSTITUTIONAL IT IS NULL AND VOID FROM THAT POINT ON, CONSIDERING THAT WE HAVE GIVEN THE STATE 180 DAYS TO DO SO IS ENOUGH, NO MORE EXTENTIONS….