gun rights

Father Michael Pfleger (Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gun Rights Activists Protest Pfleger’s Speech At Tinley Park Church

The pews were full at St. George’s Catholic Church when Pfleger spoke, and the house was divided. Although he said he was not speaking only about guns, ISRA officials urged as many members as possible to show up, and called the speech a gun control recruitment event.

06/12/2015

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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