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Age restrictions for pistols

Anyone know the restrictions in IL for the purchase of a pistol to those the age of 18 and older, but not yet 21?

I've heard that it is either:
A.) Not allowed at all

and

B.) Need parental consent.

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I think it's 18, without parental consent. booze is 21




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Not allowed at all until age 21, no exceptions.

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Not allowed at all until age 21, no exceptions.
that is what I heard and researched as well. 6 more months and I'll start looking for one...oh wait, I live in Cook County, I'm fucked.
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Cook County you can own a pistol. Chicago is the issue

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Isn't cook trying to expand that? Has it been struck down? Can you own a rifle/shotgun in the city?

I fear IL will try making a gun grab after the recent events.

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I fear IL will try making a gun grab after the recent events.
+1, thats what i was thinking when i heard about the shootings.

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I fear IL will try making a gun grab after the recent events.
And this is different from any other time. IL has been trying to grab our guns forever. buncha liberal comi's




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Not allowed at all until age 21, no exceptions.
This makes me sad.


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