SPRINGFIELD – Gun groups are upset about a bill proposed by State Rep. Carol Sente (D-Vernon Hills) last week in the Illinois House that they say would ban hunting in Illinois:
The gun-grabbers are going all out with HB6008 in hopes of dealing a fatal blow to hunting and target shooting here in Illinois.
We all know that the next step would be a full out attack on defensive firearm ownership and the shuttering of gun shops.
Under HB6008, it would be illegal for anyone to discharge a firearm for hunting purposes within 1,000 yards of any building without the permission of the building owner or tenant. Yes, that’s right – 1,000 yards! What that means is that if you want to bag a rabbit for dinner, you have to get the permission of every person living or working within one square mile of where you’re standing. What are the odds of success with that endeavor?
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