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Dick’s Sporting Goods destroyed $5 million worth of assault weapons — and its CEO tells us the gun industry’s blowback has been ‘a blessing in disguise’

Dick’s Sporting Goods destroyed $US5 million worth of assault weapons in 2018 after banning them from its Field & Stream hunting and fishing stores in the wake of the Parkland shooting. Dick’s banned them from its signature big box stores in 2012 following the Sandy Hook massacre. Dick’s CEO Ed […]
Dick’s Sporting Goods destroyed $5 million worth of assault weapons — and its CEO tells us the gun industry’s blowback has been ‘a blessing in disguise’
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Dick’s Sporting Goods is destroying its unsold assault-style guns

Dick’s Sporting Goods is destroying the assault-style guns that it removed from stores in February. Dick’s announced that it would stop selling assault-style rifles and raise the minimum age requirement for purchasing a firearm in its stores to 21 following the February school shooting in Parkland, Florida. Federal guidelines for […]
Dick’s Sporting Goods is destroying its unsold assault-style guns
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People are stockpiling assault-style rifles after the Florida school shooting

Gun sales are surging after the Florida school shooting that killed 17 students and staff members. Criminal background checks for gun sales rose 3.5% in Florida in the month of February, Bloomberg reports. Background checks for long guns, which includes assault-style rifles like the one used in the Parkland school […]
People are stockpiling assault-style rifles after the Florida school shooting
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The NRA Actually Has An ‘Enemies List’ Of People And organisations On Its Website

[credit provider=”AP” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/nra-wayne-lapierre-gabby-giffords-senate-testimony-2013-1″] The NRA Institute for Legislative Action has a published list of adversaries on its website — comprised of individuals, companies, journalists and organisations that have lent money or support to gun-control organisations.The “enemies list” was first published on Sept. 17 last year, but the liberal Daily Kos website brought it […]
The NRA Actually Has An ‘Enemies List’ Of People And organisations On Its Website
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