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    Appeals court denies immediate Ill. conceal-carry

    by  • August 5, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago federal appeals court isn’t letting Illinoisans immediately tote firearms in public under the state’s fledging concealed-carry law, but says it will give the matter a speedy review. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals last week turned down the emergency injunction request by gun-rights advocates who wanted Illinois gun...

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    Quinn signs three new traffic bills into law

    by  • August 5, 2013 • News • 0 Comments

    CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn has signed three road safety bills into law, including one beefing up adult drivers’ education requirements. Another lets the Secretary of State’s office reject driver’s permits or licenses for drivers 18 years and younger who have pending citations. The law was prompted by a 15-year-old who was seriously...

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