ICPGV Media Coverage
to the editor: Gun Laws, by Nina Vinik, Chicago
9/30/10 - "Orland
man accused of fatally shooting his wife," Neighborhood
4/13/10 - Dr. Crandall: Close loophole on gun sales , Fox News Chicago.
- 6/20/09 Forum:
Draw the Line, Stop Concealed Carry, Peoria Journal
- 6/11/09 Letter
to the editor: Gun, germs, and hysteria beg answers,
The Daily Herald.
- 6/10/09 Rogers
Park residents lead peace march, ABC 7 News Chicago.
Run background checks on all gun sales, Daily Herald.
5/13/09 Letter to the editor: Misunderstandings of gun meeting, by Michelle Jordan, Illinois Counsel, Legal Community Against Violence, Daily Herald.
sense safety, Gapers Block, Chicago.
lobbyists weary of gun violence make pilgrimage to
Springfield, Medill Reports Chicago.
head to Springfield to rally for gun control, CBS 2
Close the last loophole, Chicago Tribune.
kids help fight citys gun violence, ABC 7 Chicago.
panel approves anti-gun measures in advance of pro-gun
lobbying effort, Clout Street, Chicago Tribune.
lobbyists ready for state showdown, Chicago Tribune.
pushes for stolen gun notification, Daily Herald.
by Representative Osterman: Gun control is just plain common
sense, Chicago Journal.
panel approves measure making it tougher to buy handguns,
Clout Street, Chicago Tribune Blog.
How does Illinois rank when it comes to guns? Interview
with Michelle Jordan, Legal Counsel for LCAV, Jim
Fitzpatrick Show, WJBC McLean County.
6/14/08 Jackson leads protest at Lake Barrington manufacturer of
by Robert Channick, Chicago Tribune.
vigil today to protest Lake Barrington gun maker
by Chad Brooks, Chicago Daily Herald.
control gets the spotlight in an election year, but
legislation rarely advances after a vote, by Bethany
Jaeger, Illinois Issues.
to the editor: State needs better gun laws, by Nina
Vinik, Chicago Sun Times.
opinion: Require that all gun thefts be reported,
Springfield State Journal-Register.
5/24/08 Editorial: Enlist gun owners in cause of rational
laws, Chicago Daily Herald.
students deliver gun control petitions, ABC 7 Chicago.
petition for tougher gun laws, CBS 2 Chicago.
ask for closure of gun loopholes, WGN Radio News/Talk
of area teens collect signatures for gun control, CLTV
continues to keep mentally ill away from guns, by Liza
Roche, Wilmette Life.
control advocates target state legislators, by Madhu
Krishnamurthy, Chicago Daily Herald.
to the Editor: Disappointed in DuPage legislators, by Nina
Vinik, Chicago Daily Herald.
to the Editor: Lack of civility at gun violence forum, by Bob
and Martha Selby, Chicago Daily Herald.
V.A. Tech shooting survivor speaks for gun control, CBS
control presentation sparks debate, by Patrick Yeagle,
DeKalb Northern Star.
split on gun laws, by Jake Griffin, Chicago Daily
gun violence forum prompts heated debate, by Paige
Winfield, Naperville Sun.
violence forum set for Napervilles NIU campus, by Jake
Griffin, Chicago Daily Herald.
suburban legislators consider gun-control proposals, by
Todd Shields, Edison-Norwood Times Review.
on buying handguns postponed , by Jerry Burnes, DeKalb
to the editor: Lets improve help for mentally ill, Chicago
to the Editor: Stop gun violence, by Nina Vinik, Legal Community Against
Violence, Chicago Tribune
Blagojevich Signs Gun Control Legislation, Bloomington Pantagraph
Letter to the Editor:
Stop Killing Kids, The Chicago Tribune.
Op-Ed by Nina Vinik, Legal Community Against Violence "Public Health
Approach Can Help Curb Gun Deaths, Springfield State
Opinion: Room for Compromise in Gun Debate, The Joliet Herald
the Collateral Damage, The Chicago Tribune
Editorial by Arne Duncan, Chief Executive Officer for Chicago Public
Schools and Thom Mannard, Executive Director for Illinois Council for
Handguns Against Violence This Past Week Has Been Incredibly
to the Editor Michelle Jordan, League of Women Voters, Illinois
Needs Responsible Gun Laws The Evanston Roundtable
Letter to the Editor
Judy Lohr, President, The League of Women Voters of the Park
Forest Area, Stopping Gun Violence, The Park Forest
Letter to the Editor Jerie Beth
Karkos, M.D., Common-sense Laws Can Curb Violence, The
Springfield State Journal-Register
Letter to the Editor Nina Vinik, Legal Community Against Violence,
Reducing Gun Access Helps, in the Chicago Tribune
Letter to the Editor Dr. Jim Webster,
M.D. President, Chicago Board of Health Common-sense Laws Would
Curb Gun Violence, The Springfield State
Letter to the Editor Michelle Jordan,
League of Women Voters, Urge Legislators to Require Background
Checks for Private Handgun Sales, The Evanston
Letter to the Editor
Paula Lawson, President of the League of Women Voters in Illinois
& Barbara Marsh, Gun Violence Prevention Issues Specialist of the
League of Women Voters in Illinois, Support Gun Law Legislation,
The Park Forest Star
to the Editor Richard Devine, Cook County States Attorney, Gun
Bills Would Make Our Streets Safer, The Chicago Sun
in Illinois Handgun Background Checks, WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago Public
Easy Gun Access to Dangerous People, The Chicago Sun
4/17/07 - "VT
Shootings Spotlight Gun Control Debate, NBC5.com Chicago
Control Debate Fired Up Again after Va. Tech Shootings,
Godzillas Gun, Chicago Tribune
New Laws in the Works to Curb Gun Violence in Illinois", by Paul
Storer, Catholic Explorer
Survey Nudges Springfield about Guns, WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago Public
Sense and Common Good Target Gun Lobby, Daily Herald
Gun Restrictions Clear Hurdle", Daily Herald
Stuff and Poll Results", The Capitol Fax Blog
Reveals Overwhelming Support of Gun Laws", Freedom States Alliance
Launches Legislative Campaign, Shows Voters Have Overwhelming Support
For Strong Gun Laws", Gun Guys
8 out of 10 Illinois Voters Favor Banning Assault Weapons, WBBM