The Madison County State's Attorney, which covers the East St. Louis area, says, from now on, you can carry a loaded gun on his turf. He says he won't prosecute anyone for it because in his eyes, it's already legal.
But, the governor has not signed concealed-carry into law yet, and he has until July 9 to do so. If the governor doesn't meet the deadline, anyone with a valid FOID card will automatically get to carry a loaded firearm anywhere in the state.
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