assault weapons http://tristatesradio.com en Law Enforcement Questions Weapons Ban http://tristatesradio.com/post/law-enforcement-questions-weapons-ban <p>Law enforcement officers from southern and eastern Iowa say banning guns and ammo is not the key to keeping children and communities safe.</p><p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 12:59:26 +0000 Jason Parrott 27384 at http://tristatesradio.com Law Enforcement Questions Weapons Ban Assault Weapons Ban Added to Ammo Law http://tristatesradio.com/post/assault-weapons-ban-added-ammo-law <p>Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is aiming to implement an assault weapons ban for the state.<br /><br />Quinn has talked about the issue since the massacre in a Colorado movie theater. He spotted an opening in legislation (<a href="http://www.ilga.gov/legislation/BillStatus.asp?DocNum=681&amp;GAID=11&amp;DocTypeID=SB&amp;LegId=55510&amp;SessionID=84&amp;GA=97" target="_blank">SB 681</a>) that would have allowed people to buy ammunition by mail from companies within the state (it&#39;s already legal to mail-order ammo from out of state).<br /> Tue, 31 Jul 2012 23:21:51 +0000 Rich Egger 19157 at http://tristatesradio.com Assault Weapons Ban Added to Ammo Law