Guns on display at the Dick's Sporting Goods in Danvers, Massachusetts, on Wednesday. Two weeks after the shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Dick’s has announced that it would no longer sell assault rifles and will raise the minimum age requirement to 21 for all gun purchases. Photo: EPA-EFE

Major US sporting goods store Dick’s stops selling assault rifles after Florida shooting

The company’s CEO, Edward Stack, said that Dick’s had sold Florida shooter Nikolas Cruz a gun; while that wasn’t used in the killings, Stacks said ‘it could have been’

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Guns on display at the Dick's Sporting Goods in Danvers, Massachusetts, on Wednesday. Two weeks after the shooting that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, Dick’s has announced that it would no longer sell assault rifles and will raise the minimum age requirement to 21 for all gun purchases. Photo: EPA-EFE
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