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United States

27 June 2008

Daily American (Illinois) / Gatehouse News

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois — A U.S. Supreme Court decision overturning the District of Columbia's handgun ban won't have a direct, immediate effect on existing gun-control laws in Illinois, according to legal experts. But the high court's ruling could affect what happens here in the future when state and local officials grapple with restrictions on guns. "When you see the gnashing of teeth by the anti-gun types, there's a good reason for that," said Todd Vandermyde, an... (

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