Convicted Felons Argue They Have Gun Rights TooA Missouri law prohibits convicted felons from owning a firearm, but they want their Fifth Amendment right.
Illinois's New Weed Businesses Worried About Gun LawsMedical Marijuana hasn't been sold legally in Ill., yet, but business owners are worried about being liable for gun incidents at their stores.
Police: 2014 Concealed-Carry Permits in Illinois Top 91,000Cook County, which includes Chicago, led the way with almost 24,000 permits, or more than one-quarter of Illinois' total. Suburban Will County was a distant second, with more than 6,100 permits.
A Rush To Get Concealed-Carry Permits in St. Louis CountyMore than 1600 have applied since the Ferguson police shooting
Lake Ozark, Mo. Says Don't "Show Me" GunsMayor says new restriction provides atmosphere of safety for residents and guests.
Missouri Teachers Wary Of Concealed Weapons In ClassLawmakers say the school legislation would protect students from intruders and reduce the risk of a deadly mass shooting.
Smaller Guns Popular Among Concealed Carry Permit HoldersAfter 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?
Illinois State Police Listing Firearms Instructors With Revoked LicensesMore than a dozen instructors in Illinois have provided improper firearms training in the first three months of the state's new concealed carry law.
State Police Prepare for Concealed Carry PermitsIllinois State Police officials say their agency is preparing to issue the state's first concealed carry permits.
Illinois Mental Health Database Checks For Gun OwnersA state database unveiled Monday will collect information designed to keep people with mental health problems from having access to guns.
Illinois State Police Ready For Concealed Carry LawPermit applications will be available online January 5, 2014.
Concealed Carry Applications Open For Illinois InstructorsIllinois State Police expect their website will be used to process more than 400,000 applications next year.