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8 October 2009

Associated Press

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois — The Illinois Supreme Court says gun owners can carry weapons in the ordinary storage boxes built into their cars. The question was whether a compartment for items like CDs and sunglasses also meets the legal definition of a "case" for carrying guns. Illinois law lets people carry guns in their cars so long as they are stored in a case or other container. The court ruled Thursday that a car's storage box is good enough. The ruling was... (

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