gun http://wuis.org en Attorney General Wants To Send Concealed Carry Cases Out Of Court http://wuis.org/post/attorney-general-wants-send-concealed-carry-cases-out-court <p></p><p>Illinois gun owners who've been denied a concealed carry permit can appeal. But instead of going through the courts, Illinois' Attorney General wants a state panel to decide those cases.</p><p>There are about 200 concealed carry denials before Illinois courts, brought by people who say they shouldn't have been deemed dangerous or a threat to public safety by Illinois' Concealed Carry Licensing Review Board.</p><p>Until recently, applicants didn't actually know why they were rejected.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 05:06:00 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 29672 at http://wuis.org Attorney General Wants To Send Concealed Carry Cases Out Of Court Applicants Denied Concealed Carry Licenses Will Learn Why Under New Emergency Rules http://wuis.org/post/applicants-denied-concealed-carry-licenses-will-learn-why-under-new-emergency-rules <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>A year after Illinois <a href="https://ccl4illinois.com/ccw/public/home.aspx">legalized concealed carry</a>, new rules are out to determine the process for deciding who can't carry a gun in public. The Illinois State Police <a href="http://www.isp.state.il.us/media/pressdetails.cfm?ID=810">issued the emergency rules </a>Monday 7/14 afternoon.</p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:07:00 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 29284 at http://wuis.org Applicants Denied Concealed Carry Licenses Will Learn Why Under New Emergency Rules Majority Feel Less Safe Since Concealed Carry Law http://wuis.org/post/majority-feel-less-safe-concealed-carry-law <p>As Illinois gun owners increasingly are allowed to carry their firearms as they go about their daily lives -- a new poll shows half of Illinois voters feel less safe. Qualifying gun-owners began receiving their licenses to carry loaded firearms earlier this month.</p><p></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:11:37 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 20573 at http://wuis.org NRA Protests Digital Only Concealed Carry Applications http://wuis.org/post/nra-protests-digital-only-concealed-carry-applications <p></p><p>A new Illinois State Police<a href="https://ccl4illinois.com/ccw/public/home.aspx"> website</a> launched today (12/12/13) lays out what gun-owners need to do if they want to carry a gun in public. A prominent gun-rights group is not satisfied.</p><p></p><p>The state police will begin accepting applications for concealed carry permits on Jan. 5. Anyone looking to save time can get started now.&nbsp; There’s an online checklist that explains where gun-owners who want to speed up processing can go for fingerprinting.</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 00:38:33 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 14908 at http://wuis.org NRA Protests Digital Only Concealed Carry Applications