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Illinois State Police gave Aurora shooter gun permit before revoking it

Officials with the Illinois State Police said Monday the agency doesn’t have the Aurora mass shooter’s revoked Firearm Owners Identification card, and it doesn’t know how many firearm disposition records remain outstanding for last year. https://www.ilnews.org/news/justice/illinois-state-police-gave-aurora-shooter-gun-permit-before-revoking/article_0394b38e-33da-11e9-bec8-137cd63d8309.html

Bill prohibiting lawmakers from leading state political party stalls in subcommittee

A new bill would prohibit state lawmakers from serving as the leader of a state political party while in office, but it wouldn’t affect House Speaker Michael Madigan, who has come under fire by Republicans and some Democrats for the… https://www.ilnews.org/news/state_politics/bill-prohibiting-lawmakers-from-leading-state-political-party-stalls-in/article_d9cb690e-314e-11e9-8d40-475108dce06d.html

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