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So Whats still Legal in Chicago

I used to have one of these shotguns and was thinking about getting another, but I thought I read somewhere that the Mossberg 500 is illegal in Chicago now due to magazine capacity.
So what are some other good (Legal) 12ga options.

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Didn't know you could pick up those straws in 12ga
I thought maybe you could still buy a shotgun then use one of those inserts that I've seen for some hunting rules.

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I re-looked up the post, I guess its a cook county ord.

Well, I guess I'm outta luck legally owning a pump shotgun.
Where do I get one of those straws

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Since the Heller decision, expect a lot of changes to local ordinances (no pun intended), whether it be because the governments are voluntarily complying with the decision (like recent decisions by Evanston, Winnetka, and other suburbs), or lawsuits. Even though Heller dealt with handguns, it could open the door to challnges to other restrictions. The smoke has yet to clear (again, excuse the bad pun).

Does anyone know the status of the ISRA suit against Chicago?

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you could always buy one, just legally possessing it with all these overly active law makers is getting tight.

I forgot about that Heller thing.
will wait and see.

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