Measure passed by House panel would let prosecutors carry guns

The Cook County attorney who was shot at the courthouse in Grand Marais was on hand for the vote by the House Public Safety Committee. The bill's sponsor says the move to protect government officials was in the works even before the Grand Marais shooting.
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The Cook County attorney who was shot at the courthouse in Grand Marais was on hand for the vote by the House Public Safety Committee. The bill's sponsor says the move to protect government officials was in the works even before the Grand Marais shooting.

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