Concealed Carry en WIU Tweaks Gun Policy <p>State law requires all public and private schools across all levels of education report when a student is determined to pose a clear and present danger within 24 hours. Western Illinois University is updating its gun policy to better reflect that stipulation. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 17:20:00 +0000 Emily Boyer 51254 at WIU Tweaks Gun Policy ISP Ready for Concealed Carry Applications <p>Illinois State Police said the agency is ready to begin processing applications from residents who want to carry&nbsp;concealed weapons. Tue, 31 Dec 2013 19:55:03 +0000 Associated Press 46103 at ISP Ready for Concealed Carry Applications Concealed Carry & Assault Weapons <p>It could be months before anyone can actually bring a gun outside the home in Illinois under the state’s new concealed carry law.</p><p>But a separate provision of the law has already taken effect.&nbsp; Beginning this weekend, communities will no longer have the ability to enact restrictions on assault weapons.</p><p></p><p></p><p>The law legislators passed for July 9 gave communities ten days to place local limits on the sale, possession, and transport of so-called “assault weapons.”&nbsp;</p><p>Nicole Chen called that “ludicrous” and a decision that shouldn’t be left to the state.</p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 22:59:19 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 37624 at Concealed Carry & Assault Weapons Gun Group Takes Legal Action Against Illinois <p>The Illinois State Rifle Association said the concealed carry law approved by Illinois lawmakers Tuesday is not good enough. Wed, 10 Jul 2013 19:50:51 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 37053 at Gun Group Takes Legal Action Against Illinois Amendatory Veto to Concealed Carry <p>Illinois Governor Pat Quinn vetoed legislation that would allow concealed carry in the state. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 17:17:46 +0000 Brian Mackey 36626 at Amendatory Veto to Concealed Carry