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Proper Traveling with Firearms in Illinois

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If you have an Illinois Concealed Carry License (CCL), you may be wondering about the proper protocol for traveling with your firearm. There are important legal considerations when transporting firearms to ensure you stay compliant with Illinois laws. In this blog post, we’ll provide an overview of critical information for legally and safely traveling with firearms in Illinois.

The Benefits of Women-Only Concealed Carry Training

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More and more women today are opting to carry a concealed firearm for personal protection. While anyone can benefit from proper training on using and carrying a concealed weapon, there are unique reasons why women may feel more comfortable in a concealed carry class created specifically for them.

Where You Can and Cannot Legally Carry a Concealed Firearm in Illinois

Where You Can and Cannot Legally Carry a Concealed Firearm in Illinois

Illinois became the last state to pass concealed carry legislation in 2013 with the Firearm Concealed Carry Act. This brought Illinois in line with every other state by allowing eligible residents to carry a concealed handgun in public. However, there are still many restrictions on where concealed firearms can be legally carried in the state. This post will explain the key locations and establishments that are off-limits for concealed carry in Illinois.