gun permits http://peoriapublicradio.org en House to consider concealed-carry legislation http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/house-consider-concealed-carry-legislation <p></p><div>A measure that would allow Illinois residents to carry concealed firearms is heading to the House floor after lawmakers approved it in committee Thursday. The legislation prohibits concealed-carry in many public places, like public transit, sports arenas, schools, and street festivals. Some of these have been sticking points for gun-rights advocates, who would prefer universal carry.</div><div> Fri, 24 May 2013 12:03:31 +0000 Denise Molina & Chris Slaby 6152 at http://peoriapublicradio.org House to consider concealed-carry legislation