Justice Mary Jane Theis

Illinois Supreme Court Strikes Down Cook County Tax On Guns

Thursday, October 21, 2021 || By Jerry Nowicki/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews  SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a Cook County tax on gun purchases is unconstitutional, but it left the door open for a more tailored tax that specifically goes toward mitigating gun violence and its effects. The Cook County gun tax, which took effect in April […]