FOID card http://wuis.org en Illinois Supreme Court Overturns Gun Conviction, Keeps Ban For Minors http://wuis.org/post/illinois-supreme-court-overturns-gun-conviction-keeps-ban-minors <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois' old law banning the concealed carry of firearms took another hit Thursday. A federal court already found it unconstitutional last year. Now the Illinois Supreme Court has taken the same position.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Alberto Aguilar was 17 when Chicago police arrested him for having a loaded handgun with the serial number scratched off.</span></p><p>He was convicted of unlawfully possessing a firearm and sentenced to 24 months probation.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2013 16:03:10 +0000 Brian Mackey 8776 at http://wuis.org Illinois Supreme Court Overturns Gun Conviction, Keeps Ban For Minors