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Chipotle to customers: Leave your guns at home

Chipotle to customers: Leave your guns at home
Posted May 20th, 2014 @ 11:16am by Rob Quinn, Newser Staff

(NEWSER) – Chipotle customers, even in open-carry states, are now going to have to eat their burritos unarmed. The chain decided to ban guns after a group of people from an open-carry demonstration turned up in a Texas branch toting weapons including military-style assault rifles, the Los Angeles Times reports. The group caused "many of our customers anxiety and discomfort," so "we are respectfully asking that customers not bring guns into our restaurants, unless they are authorized law enforcement personnel," the Denver-based chain said in a statement.

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