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.
The Bangor Daily News has asked all the police departments in Maine for the names, birth dates, and addresses for all concealed carry gun permit owners in the state. The gun owners’ names request has angered Second Amendment advocat... Read Post
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