Chicago’s Firearm Transfer Ban Falls to Second Amendment Ruling

| January 16, 2014

Chicago’s Firearm Transfer Ban Falls to Second Amendment Ruling

Things are looking up for gun owners in Illinois.  On January 6, 2014, even as some 4,500 concealed carry applications flooded the state’s online portal on its first full day of operation, Obama-appointed U.S. District Judge Edmond E. Chang of the Northern District of Illinois issued a significant opinion that invalidated Chicago’s ban on firearm sales and transfers within the city. The suit was brought by the Illinois Association of Firearms Retailers and three individuals, with the backing of NRA.  

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Originally posted at http://www.nraila.org/

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