Firearm Owner’s Identification Card

A budtender handles marijuana at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in operation since 2006, on September 7, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)

Illinois Medical Marijuana Rules Drop Gun Language

Illinois regulators crafting the first rules for the state’s new medical marijuana industry have lowered patient fees and deleted a section that angered gun owners.


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Sheriff Dart Proposes Concealed Carry Ordinance

Dart said he’s worried about a stalemate in the General Assembly on a law to license people to carry concealed guns. If legislators don’t meet a June 9 court deadline to pass such a law, anyone with a state firearm owner’s identification card could legally walk anywhere in public with a concealed weapon.


A .38 Caliber Pistol. (CBS)

Ill. House Votes To Keep List Of Gun Licenses Secret

The Illinois House has approved a proposal to keep the state’s list of registered gun owners secret.


A .38 Caliber Pistol. (CBS)

Bill To Keep FOID Card List Secret Passes Committee

A measure that would keep the state’s list of registered gun owners private has advanced in the Illinois House.

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Madigan Orders Police To Release Names Of Gun Owners

The names of the Illinois residents who can legally carry a gun may soon be made public.


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Suburban Teen Killed In ‘Tragic Accident’ On Hunting Trip

OGLE COUNTY, Ill. (STMW) – A northwest suburban teenager was killed early Wednesday in a “tragic accident” when his friend accidentally shot him on a hunting trip in western Illinois. LISTEN: Newsradio 780’s Debra Dale […]