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Friday, April 01, 2011

Law enforcement support for concealed carry in Illinois still growing

Wednesday, the Illinois Association of Chiefs of Police voted to support ending Illinois' shameful status as the only state in the nation to outright ban any form of self-defense with a firearm in public for citizens.

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In so doing, the IACP joins the Chicago Police Sergeants Association, who expressed their support for Illinois HB 148, the "Family and Personal Protection Act," when it came up for a committee vote on March 8. The Illinois Sheriffs' Association has supported concealed carry since 2009. The Illinois State Police have taken a neutral stance. [More]
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