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Chicago Concealed-Carry Advocates Welcome New Law

Deborah Gowder says she can’t escape the danger of being mugged while walking the streets of her Englewood neighborhood, a place where she says she was attacked decades ago.

07/09/2013

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Gun Rights Advocates Slam Proposed Ammo Tax

Gun rights advocates are slamming a proposal for a 2 percent tax ammunition sales in Illinois.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2012

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Gun Rights Proponents: Chicagoans Want Concealed Carry

Proponents of efforts to enact concealed carry laws in Illinois have released the results of a survey they say proves the issue isn’t as geographically divided as it seems.

CBS Chicago–03/30/2011