The number of gun owners with concealed-carry permits is growing, thanks to the rising number of states — 37 so far, and that's not counting the states that don't require permits at all — that allow people who aren't felons (yet) to easily hide deadly weapons on their bodies. More than seven million Americans now have concealed carry permits, as opposed to five million in 2008.
A committee of the Illinois Senate has rejected a proposal to give Illinoisans the right to carry concealed weapons. Senate Bill 1976 would allow county sheriff's to issue concealed carry permits to qualified gun owners. The idea wa... Read Post
A North Carolina gun law will allow weapons in bars. The law will loosen several restrictions on gun owners who are permitted to carry concealed guns. The bill was approved by the House and Senate on Tuesday, following some debate a... Read Post