TODAY | September 19, 2013
>>> customers guns are no longer welcome in its caves. starbucks o harold schultz says the timing after the shooting is incidental. a key reason is confusion in states where it is legal to openly carry a gun.
>> when people began walking into our store in many places around the country with a gun, and you could imagine that mothers, children and just customers at large were jarred by that, because they did not realize that, in fact, that is a legal right of people in open carry states.
>> and starbucks stops short of an outright ban on guns. ceo schultz says customers who illegally bring a gun to starbucks will be served without any confrontation. former first daughter