Even though TTAG is claiming that IL is a ‘Constitutional Carry’ State, you can still get your @ss arrested.
If we find somebody carrying a weapon, we’ll likely write a report and
hand it over to the state’s attorney and let him use the facts of the
case to decide whether he wants to prosecute. If we feel it’s necessary,
there’s a very good chance we’ll seize the weapon.”
The ISP is getting plenty of flack currently for the snail’s pace they’re approving instructors. It’s going to be interesting to see what they do when they get 100K applications in a few months. Going to be plenty of lawsuits then, including all the location restrictions in the laws.
This is the last refuge of liberal fascism: We’ll ignore the law and arrest you anyway. What are you going to do about it?
This is why we need laws that make such petty tyrants personally responsible, legally and financially, for violating the rights of their citizens.
Send a few of these demi-Hitlers to the hoosegow, strip them of their jobs, pensions, and other benefits, and turn their families out into the streets to live in cardboard boxes, and we’ll see a lot less of this sort of everyday police state fascism.