Tag Archives: criminal defense

New No-Knock Warrant Requirements in Illinois Police Reform Law

A young couple is watching a movie in their apartment when police officers burst through the door. Thinking that a home invader was breaking in, the boyfriend got his gun and fired what he considered to be a warning shot. The shot hit one of the... Continue reading →

Many Illinoisans Who Lost Their Right to Own a Gun May Still Possess a Gun

On February 15, Gary Martin opened fire at a warehouse in Aurora, Illinois after finding out he had been fired. He fatally shot five of his coworkers and wounded five police officers and a union representative. He used a Smith and Wesson handgun... Continue reading →