Post navigation The Illinois Supreme Court ruled that the state’s ban on assault weapons and high capacity ammunition magazines is constitutional. The court’s decision overturned a prior judge’s finding that the 2013 ban violated the Illinois state constitution. The ruling means that the state’s ban on assault weapons and high capacity magazines will continue. Due to budget cuts, many counties across Kentucky are experiencing significant delays with school bus schedules. This has caused distress among parents, who worry about their children waiting long hours in cold temperatures. Louisville’s Jefferson County School District is one of the hardest hit areas and is working to find a solution to mitigate long wait times.