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    Rutherford fails to turn over unclaimed guns to state police

    by  • April 23, 2014 • Breaking News, News • 0 Comments

    A state audit has found that Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has since 2010 collected 30 unclaimed firearms, but has not turned them over to the state police. Auditor General William Holland’s report Tuesday said the treasurer’s office policy is to hand over unclaimed guns twice a year. Rutherford’s office says it will update that...

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    Skokie man files suit after denied concealed carry permit

    by  • April 23, 2014 • Breaking News, News • 0 Comments

    A suburban Chicago man has filed a federal lawsuit claiming Illinois State Police had unconstitutionally denied him a permit to carry a concealed gun. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that 69-year-old John Berron of Skokie sued after receiving a letter last month that explained the Illinois Concealed Carry Commission received an objection to his application...

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