Plaintiffs are asking the Court to determine “Whether the Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms requires that the State of Illinois allow qualified non-residents to apply for an Illinois concea
Arrogant Illinois State Democrat Senator Julie Morrison proposes confiscating the guns of the people she represents.
Grassroots Illinois-based Second Amendment organization Guns Save Life filed an important NRA-supported case challenging the very foundations of Illinois gun law.
The Illinois Gun Owners Lobby Day (IGOLD) has become a tradition in the Prairie State. It’s an example that gun rights activists in other states could follow…
The Illinois Supreme Court will be hearing an appeal by the State which challenges a court decision that the FOID card requirement in Illinois is unconstitutional.
SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan Gottlieb declared it a victory against legislative extremism, adding that, “it has no place on American soil.”
Illinois state Senator Michael Hastings (D-19) has introduced legislation to create a gun seizure regime that would even apply to those who have simply failed to renew their firearm license.
A convicted felon lied on his state firearms application. He killed five co-workers and wounded six police officers. Yet, Giffords gave Illinois a B+ rating for their gun ban laws…
Martin, the Tribune noted, “was in illegal possession of the gun used in the attack.” The Sun-Times would penalize every law-abiding gun owner in Illinois, if not the nation, because of it.
Many of those who wish to exercise their Second Amendment rights in Illinois – and who have done so responsibly – find themselves facing more and more onerous legislation.
Gov. Pritzker signed a law into effect that would require all gun dealers to be licensed by the state. This new process is leading business owners to cry foul.
This has been proven again, and again, and again. The only outcome from this sort of dealer licensing scheme is to further encumber legal businesses form serving their law-abiding customers.
Because Knox had a valid concealed carry license, the state law expressly permitted him to store a firearm in his vehicle while it was in the employer’s parking lot
The lawsuit alleges that Flohr called Madison and her group “troublemakers.” After the walkout, Dougherty allegedly “subjected Madison’s group to the taunts of their classmates.”
A circuit court judge in Lake County, Illinois has granted an injunction against the Chicago suburb of Deerfield’s so-called “assault weapons” ban.
Failure to comply gets you a felony and up to 30 years in prison under one proposal. That’s higher than 2nd degree murder and comparable to 1st degree murder.
May 16th, the Illinois state Senate voted 35-18 to pass Senate Amendment 3 to Senate Bill 337, which would shut down your local gun stores with onerous red tape and regulations.
The amendatory veto also included instituting the death penalty for mass killers, freed up revenue to fund resource officers & mental health workers in schools, a ban on bump stocks.
Thanks to Governor Rauner’s veto & Illinois gun owners, the bill designed to close gun stores by adding tons of burdensome & duplicate regulations on gun shops is Dead Right There!
The Second Amendment Foundation has filed a lawsuit against the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services on behalf of two Prairie State residents, alleging deprivation of civil rights.