gun sales http://kbia.org en Federal Court Throws Out Illinois Ban On Concealed Carry Of Guns http://kbia.org/post/federal-court-throws-out-illinois-ban-concealed-carry-guns <em>Updated with comments from Illinois officials. Amanda Vinicky contributed reporting from Springfield.</em><p>Illinois is the only state in the union that bans the concealed carrying of guns.<p>A <a href="http://www.ca7.uscourts.gov/tmp/NY0NJD6G.pdf">ruling today</a> from a federal appeals court may change all that.<p>The <a href="http://www.ca7.uscourts.gov/tmp/NY0NJD6G.pdf">2-1 decision</a> stems from two nearly identical cases brought in 2011 in Adams and Union counties. Both district courts decided that the U.S. Tue, 11 Dec 2012 20:22:41 +0000 editor 25752 at http://kbia.org Federal Court Throws Out Illinois Ban On Concealed Carry Of Guns