Peoria Public Radio Staff
Fri June 7, 2013
Gov. reviewing concealed carry plan
It includes a list of places where firearms would be prohibited, such as schools and parks. It allows communities to keep in place their own gun laws, although it modifies rules on transporting guns.
A federal appeals court had ordered Illinois to end its last in the nation ban on concealed carry. The court granted an extension this week, giving the state until July to enact a law.