SPRINGFIELD -- The application process for concealed-carry permits is now in full swing.
Latest: 10:04 pm, 12/18/13, Wednesday ILLINOIS -- The state is Taking Action to answer complaints about concealed-carry.
ATWOOD -- Students got eight-hours worth of training inside the classroom Thursday and had a few more lessons which weren't exactly in the manual.
SPRINGFIELD -- The classes are approved, and you can now start training to get your concealed-carry permit.
PRINGFIELD -- You can now start signing up for concealed-carry training classes.
Update: 5:05 pm, 9/26/13, Thursday ATWOOD -- Hundreds of people waiting to be concealed-carry instructors got their wish.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another element of the state's concealed-carry law is in motion.
SPRINGFIELD -- Now that concealed-carry is on the books, the state is trying harder to keep track of guns.
ASHMORE -- Another town hall meeting on concealed-carry legislation takes place next week in Coles County.
SPRINGFIELD -- Some movement in the effort to bring concealed carry to Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- Even before the first permit is issued, there are already calls for changes to the state's concealed-carry law.
Update: 10:05 pm
SPRINGFIELD -- Even though a law has been passed, the battle for concealed-carry is still brewing.
SPRINGFIELD -- Gun advocates were in court Thursday.
Update: 10:05 pm, 7/12/13, Friday
CHAMPAIGN -- Gun charges against Donnell Jackson were dropped thanks to the new law.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois gun owners are one step closer to carrying concealed firearms.
SPRINGFIELD -- It's the day many gun owners have been waiting for. The State of Illinois now recognizes their constitutional right to keep and bear arms.
SPRINGFIELD -- Concealed-carry is finally on the books, but some lawmaker say it's still not perfect.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois is joining the rest of the country in allowing people to carry loaded guns in public, but Governor Quinn isn't happy about the fine print.
SPRINGFIELD -- Not everyone is happy with the concealed-carry law now on the books. Governor Quinn wanted to see some major changes before it passed.
SPRINGFIELD -- Some gun owners say it's about time Illinois caught up with the rest of the country.
SPRINGFIELD -- The day gun owners in Illinois have been waiting for is finally here. The state now has a concealed-carry law.
CHICAGO -- Using the neighborhood around Wrigley Field as a backdrop, Governor Pat Quinn advocated Friday for his amendatory veto to change a concealed-carry bill.
SPRINGFIELD -- Governor Quinn is trying to persuade lawmakers to see things his way when it comes to concealed-carry.
CHICAGO -- Governor Pat Quinn (D-Illinois) sent a concealed-carry bill back to the General Assembly Tuesday, with a list of changes he'd like to see before signing it.
SPRINGFIELD -- The clock is ticking on concealed-carry, so lawmakers are calling on Governor Quinn to make a move.
SPRINGFIELD -- In two weeks concealed-carry will be allowed in Illinois, but some lawmakers are worried the permit process will take a lot longer.
MACON COUNTY -- Gun owners got the historic news they've been waiting years for.
SPRINGFIELD -- Concealed-carry is coming to part of Central Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state has gone back to the U.S. Supreme Court, asking for more time on concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- Monday, Attorney General Lisa Madigan filed a second request for an extension on the deadline to file an appeal to the Supreme Court on concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another county official is giving the okay for people to carry concealed firearms even though it's not legal yet.
SPRINGFIELD -- More controversy surrounding concealed-carry in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- Some gun advocates aren't happy the state's pushing back the deadline for concealed-carry. It has one county leader throwing out the rule book.
SPRINGFIELD -- Authorities warn the public Illinois' current unlawful use of a weapon statute will be enforced in all jurisdictions until July 9, 2013, or when a new law goes into effect, whichever comes first.
SPRINGFIELD -- The governor will get an extra month to decide what to do with concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- There are just a few days left before our state has to have a concealed-carry law on the books.
SPRINGFIELD -- Concealed-carry may soon be a law in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- All was quiet on the topic of guns at the Capitol Wednesday.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another day at the capitol and another try at concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- Illinois has until June 9 to adopt a concealed-carry law to comply with a federal court-ordered mandate.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers are still at odds for a concealed-carry law in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD -- One state leader is changing his stance on concealed-carry.
Update: 10:12 pm
SPRINGFIELD -- Two-and-a-half weeks is all lawmakers have left to try to get a concealed-carry law on the books.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers have a lot to tackle before session ends, like figuring out what to do with concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- The Attorney General will get more time to decide whether to appeal last year's concealed-carry ruling.
SPRINGFIELD -- Lawmakers have yet to agree on a plan for concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- The state is asking for more time to decide whether to appeal a Supreme Court ruling on concealed carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- The pressure is on at the Capitol.
SPRINGFIELD -- Time is running out for lawmakers to strike a deal on concealed-carry.
SPRINGFIELD -- Another attempt at passing concealed-carry failed in the State House Thursday.