St. Louis Public Radio News
11:21 am
Wed January 28, 2004

Concealed Weapons in Illinois

Springfield, Ill. –

The debate over concealed weapons isn't confined to just Missouri. Illinois is one of a handful of states that still ban the hidden guns, but there's an effort underway to change that.

As Illinois Public Radio's Maria Hickey reports, a lawmaker from northern Illinois wants to allow retired police and military officials in the state to carry concealed weapons.