Judge Blocks Assault Weapons Ban, Confiscation in Chicago Suburb
A Chicago suburb had its assault weapon and magazine capacity ordinance thrown out by a circuit court judge on the basis of pre-emption.
Illinois Attorneys Argue Requiring Permits to Carry Gun Unconstitutional
Two Illinois attorneys are trying to get a judge to toss weapons charges against clients by arguing concealed-carry permits violate 2nd Amendment.
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Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel Urges Governor to Sign Gun Control Bill
Despite having one of the highest murder rates in the country, as well as strict gun laws, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel continues to push for more gun control in Illinois.
Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner Signs Red Flag, Waiting Period Bills Into Law
Republican Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed a pair of gun control measure into law: a 'red flag' confiscation bill and a bill calling for a 72-hour waiting period for...
WATCH: Cook County Judge Drops CCW Gun in Courthouse Lobby
A 70-year-old Cook County judge in Chicago is facing a misdemeanor gun charge after accidentally dropping his concealed carry handgun inside the lobby of a courthouse.
Circuit Court Judge Blocks Deerfield ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban
A 19th Judicial Circuit Court judge has blocked enforcement of the Deerfield assault weapons ban just hours before it was to go into effect.
Illinois House Adds Gun Registry Amendment to Dealer Licensing Bill
A controversial 'gun registry' amendment has been added to an Illinois bill requiring gun dealers to certify their federal license with the Illinois State Police.
Mark Dallas: Resource Officer Takes Down Active Shooter at Illinois HS
School resource officer Mark Dallas heroically shot and injured an active shooter in Dixon, Illinois, saving untold lives in the process.
VIDEO: Good Guy Uses AR-15 Rifle to Stop Knife Attack in Illinois
A man used an AR-15 rifle to save his neighbor during a stabbing at his apartment building in northeast Illinois earlier this week.