Dick's stops selling modern rifles

Dick's stops selling modern rifles

Dick's Sporting Goods is suspending sales of modern rifles because of the school shooting in Connecticut.

A statement posted on Dick's website expresses sympathy for the victims' families. It says sales of modern sporting rifles will be suspended during "this time of national mourning."

Dick's declined to answer Associated Press questions about how long the suspension would last or which weapons were being pulled.

Read more at KGW.

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