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Fine for carrying concealed weapon where prohibited could increase
By Alex Davis | firstname.lastname@example.org
ILLINOIS -- Gun owners could face a bigger fine if a new bill in the legislature moves forward. Under the bill, people convicted of carrying a concealed firearm into a prohibited place, like a school, would have to pay a $500 fine. The current fine is $150. Money raised through the fine would go toward mental health.