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Illinois


Not every mayor in the world is as empty headed on guns as some mayors in the United States…

Crimes committed by concealed-carry gun owners are rare in Illinois and have proven to be far short of what had been predicted, disproving the liberal narrative yet again…

Despite the best efforts of the Brady Campaign and Michael Bloomberg’s Everytown, a small group in suburban Chicago has managed to break new ground in gun control stupidity…

He allegedly threatened two 14-year-old girls while using a cane, and when they ran away, he got into his truck and drove towards them.

A recent report by the Chicago Sun-Times reveals the diversity of the Chicagoans choosing to exercise their Right-to-Carry, offering some rare good news regarding the city’s beleaguered gun owners. According to a Sun-Times analysis of Right-to-Carry permit data obtained from the Illinois State Police, the city zip codes with the most permit-holding residents span from …

We at the NRA have seen a lot of strange legal theories asserted by gun control advocates over the years, but a lawsuit filed on Tuesday by a group of Chicagoan’s still managed to distinguish itself in this dubious tradition by asserting that the plaintiffs have a “civil right” to specific forms of gun control. …

The following was released today by the Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA): “A pathetic and cynical slap at the civil rights movement” is how the ISRA is describing a lawsuit filed yesterday by a group of plaintiffs that includes renegade priest Michael Pfleger. The lawsuit contends that free exercise of the 2nd Amendment violates the …

Summer is bearing down upon us and with it all the great summer shooting activities. I urge you to take part in all those that interest you. I attended a local sportsman’s club meeting and was pleasantly surprised to find out that trap shooters in the area (around Chatsworth, Illinois) could find a trap club …

This event is 2A FlashMob Approved, anyone attending will automatically qualify for their own FREE 2A Mob Patch. Evangelical gun controller Fr. Pfleger is set to deliver another hate-filled attack on you and your Constitutional rights – this time in the southwestern suburbs. Fresh off his most recent attempt to shut down Chuck’s Gun Shop, Pfleger will …

A new law in the Land of Lincoln is making waves in what some are calling a major government overreach and invasion of privacy. Students in the state of Illinois can now be legally compelled to give their teachers access to their social media accounts through a new law that’s intended to crack down on cyber bullying, but …

Back in October the daughter had to go to St. Louis for a school interview a few weeks back. She has broken her foot so the Colonel decided we needed to drive the daughter to Missouri and provide parental support. With all the unrest in St. Louis there was no way I was headed to …

I teach students to make a decision about being put under restraint before they get into a deadly force situation. By restraint, I mean that the aggressor/attacker is attempting something, or commanding you to do something, that significantly reduces your options for resistance. One of the simplest of these is for someone to aim a …

In the United States, armed citizens are seldom robbed.   When they are, it is usually because the robber does not know that they are armed, and simply makes a mistake in victim selection.   That may be what happened with an Illinois police officer.  It happened on 7 September, 2014.   From wgntv.com: An off-duty Harvey …