This is posted on Hoffman's facebook page:
Hoffman’s Gun Center will require a Ct. State Pistol permit to purchase “Assault Style” center fire rifles. Active Military, Ct Hunting License & law Enforcement will also be accepted.
It’s a reasonable act
In a unreasonable time
At the very least,
People we sell this type of firearm to
have had some basic training.
It’s all about Safety."
Hopefully this isn't just the tip of the iceberg.