Tag Archives: Gun Control

• Booze ‘n Bullets: Chicago bans guns in places that serve liquor

Booze ‘n Bullets: Chicago bans guns in places that serve liquor

Chicago suffered a recent setback when an appeals court struck down an Illinois concealed weapons ban, but the city put new regulations on the books Wednesday. The Chicago City Council fired a retaliatory shot in the gun-control battle Wednesday, passing ordinances that ban concealed weapons in many liquor businesses. Chicago, home to some of the […]

• Can you imagine? Bar owners have to contend with ways to deter gun carriers

Can you imagine? Bar owners have to contend with ways to deter gun carriers

Kim Carpenter has worked in Lancaster’s bars for 17 years, but a proposed change to Ohio’s concealed carry law to allow guns inside bars is enough to give her pause about her future. “It very well might be the end of my bartending career,” said Carpenter, who manages Citi Bar and The Orange Carpet Lounge. […]