Originally Posted by Fathead00
Have you guys seen what ****cago is trying to do now!!! They are trying to pass a ordinance to ban firearms in bars and restaurants!! It does not matter how much alcohol the business serves. This still has to be voted in by the full city council.
Chicago can and probably will pass laws that fly in the face of the state law. However the state law has preemption and it'll be pretty simple, I think, to get those chicago ordinances struck down.
Chicago actually got the idea from Vernon Hills. Vernon Hills is building a Dave & Busters and the village/city of Vernon Hills said they would not issue a liquor license unless they put up no gun signs. Subsequently the lawyer for Vernon Hills advised that they can't do that and I think it was dropped. But obviously Chicago thinks it's a good idea and didn't get the memo yet that they can't do that.
I bet they pass it, and it ends up in court.