Sales for ballistic backpacks by Utah-based co. Amendment II skyrocket in wake of school shooting

Demand for bulletproof backpacks have skyrocketed in the aftermath of the Connecticut elementary school shooting.

The children's backpacks are made by the Utah-based company, Amendment II.

They're lined with a light material that can stop handgun rounds. The backpacks retails at $300.

The company says there is worldwide demand for its products, including a child-sized body armor. They say demand has been so high recently that their website has crashed several times.

 

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