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Old 05-14-2011, 19:16   #8
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Originally Posted by KingWalleye View Post
At this point we shouldn't give up anything. Constitutional Carry or having the FOID become our de facto ccw permit sounds good to me. (10 years, $10.00)
That appears to be what the NRA's Shepard v. Madigan suit is going for.

From the filed complaint:

WHEREFORE, Plaintiffs pray that this Honorable Cour:
A. Enter a declaratory judgment, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 2201, that Ilinois statutes 720 ILCS 5/24-1(a)(4), (a)(10) and 1.6 set forth above, and certain other of its sub-parts, are null and void because they are in violation of the United States Constitution and laws of the United States, specifically the Second and Foureenth Amendments and 42 U.S.c. 1983;

B. Enter a preliminary and permanent injunction enjoining the Defendants and their officers, agents and employees from enforcing the Ilinois statutes 720 ILCS 5/24-1(a)(4), (a)(10) and 5/24-1.6 set forth above, and certin other of its sub-parts as set forth herein;
Brandon Phelps said they weren't going to be willing to negotiate. The state has about 1 week to get HB0148 passed if they want to try and avoid this...
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