County Stiffens Penalties for Assault Weapons Ban Violators; State Toughens Pawnshop Regulations

Tuesday, August 4, 2015 || By Michael Romain  County stiffens penalties for violators of assault weapons ban The Cook County Board of Commissioners passed an amendment to the county’s Blair Holt Assault Weapons Ban at a board meeting on July 29. The amendment, sponsored by Commissioner Richard Boykin (1st), changes a section of that ban to reflect stiffer penalties for anyone caught with illegal assault … Continue reading County Stiffens Penalties for Assault Weapons Ban Violators; State Toughens Pawnshop Regulations