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United States

16 May 2010

Pantagraph (Illinois)

BLOOMINGTON — McLean County Sheriff Mike Emery has plenty to do. "As sheriff, if you find yourself with a couple of minutes to sit down and return phone calls, that's a slow day," said Emery. "Most of the time, I am returning phone calls on my way to my next appointment." But as a supporter of pending legislation that would give Illinois residents the right to carry concealed weapons, Emery would not complain if some of the workload, as a byproduct of new laws,... (

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