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Government
8:01 am
Mon December 30, 2013

PHA to vote on new firearms policy

The Peoria Housing Authority board will vote on a new firearms policy next month. The goal is to make sure its complying with Illinois’ concealed carry law which takes effect in January. The law forbids anyone from carrying a concealed weapon on government property. P.H.A. Chief Executive Officer Brenda Coates says the housing authority’s policy will reflect that by prohibiting concealed carry in any of its buildings, including the common areas.

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Government
3:51 pm
Tue December 17, 2013

Cook Co. Sheriff has concealed carry safety concerns

Illinois residents will soon be able to apply for permits to carry concealed weapons.  Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart has safety concerns about who will be allowed to get those permits.

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Government
7:51 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Still too early for IL conceal carry applications

It's still too early for Illinois gun-owners to apply for concealed carry permits. But they can get some parts of the application process done early.

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