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Lawmaker eyes bill to require fingerprints, increasing FOID card fee after Aurora shooting

After the mass shooting in Aurora, a state lawmaker wants to require fingerprinting for residents of Illinois to own a gun and increase the fees for getting a Firearm Owners Identification card, but gun rights groups say new regulations aren’t… https://www.ilnews.org/news/justice/lawmaker-eyes-bill-to-require-fingerprints-increasing-foid-card-fee/article_3fe09004-348b-11e9-b014-13b004a4e100.html

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

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