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Steven King, owner of Metro Shooting Supplies, shows off the popular Smith and Wesson 38 caliber model 637 hand gun at his store in Bridgeton, Missouri on November 12, 2014. King says that with the ruling from the grand jury in the Michael Brown Jr. case expected at any time, sales of all guns have spiked at his location.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

A Rush To Get Concealed-Carry Permits in St. Louis County

More than 1600 have applied since the Ferguson police shooting

11/14/2014

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo: Getty Images/Scott Barbour)

Lake Ozark, Mo. Says Don’t “Show Me” Guns

Mayor says new restriction provides atmosphere of safety for residents and guests.

06/13/2014

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Missouri Teachers Wary Of Concealed Weapons In Class

Lawmakers say the school legislation would protect students from intruders and reduce the risk of a deadly mass shooting.

05/31/2014

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Smaller Guns Popular Among Concealed Carry Permit Holders

After acquiring their new concealed carry permit, thousands of Metro-East residents are going shopping for a new, or maybe their first, weapon. So, what are they buying?

04/08/2014

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Illinois State Police Listing Firearms Instructors With Revoked Licenses

More than a dozen instructors in Illinois have provided improper firearms training in the first three months of the state’s new concealed carry law.

04/03/2014

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State Police Prepare for Concealed Carry Permits

Illinois State Police officials say their agency is preparing to issue the state’s first concealed carry permits.

02/28/2014

File photo of a person holding a gun. (Photo credit: George Frey/Getty)

Illinois Mental Health Database Checks For Gun Owners

A state database unveiled Monday will collect information designed to keep people with mental health problems from having access to guns.

01/13/2014

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Illinois State Police Ready For Concealed Carry Law

Permit applications will be available online January 5, 2014.

12/30/2013

File photo of a concealed weapons training class for teachers. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Concealed Carry Applications Open For Illinois Instructors

Illinois State Police expect their website will be used to process more than 400,000 applications next year.

12/18/2013

An external view of Edward Jones Dome taken September 28, 2008 (Getty/Dilip Vishwanat)

Can the Rams Ban Off-Duty Police from Carrying Guns?

The Rams say they’ll block any off-duty cops who try to bring guns to the Edward Jones Dome. It’s a policy handed down from the league.

11/22/2013

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