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Chipotle to customers: Stop bringing guns into our restaurants
Chipotle to customers: Stop bringing guns into our restaurants

Chipotle Mexican Grill is stepping into a contentious national debate on firearms by asking customers to leave their guns at home. The Denver chain, best known for made-to-order burritos and tacos, said Monday that a recent demonstration by gun advocates in one of its restaurants spurred the decision to request that diners refrain from packing heat. "Recently participants from an 'open carry' demonstration in Texas brought guns (including military-style assault rifles) into one of our restaurants, causing many of our customers anxiety and discomfort," Chipotle said in a statement Monday. "Because of this, we are respectfully asking that customers not bring guns into our restaurants,...

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