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New York Newspaper to Release More Names of Gun Permit Owners After Uproar

AmyDB Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 5:29 PM
Oh I've got a list I want made public.....anyone who owns more than an ounce of gold or jewelry that's worth more than $5000. Add in those who have cars worth more than $50,000. Oh one more group, anyone who owns furs worth more than $5000 as well. No you progressives say...well why not? What are you afraid of?
XJ2013 Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 5:34 PM
Simple Amy: Guns are weapons that can be used to take the life of another person. You should be aware of who has them. Even if they haven't hurt or threatened anyone, you should know if people who live around you could kill you with a gun. Your furs, or jewelry don't pose a hazard to anyone.

Now you're just setting up strawmen just for the heck of it. You can't tell me that you don't understand the difference between passive possessions and the means to take someone's life.
psydoc Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 5:37 PM
We should, using your logic, XJ, aware of those working at abortion clinics.
Simplecaveman Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 5:38 PM
So can knives and baseball bats. Shouldn't we know who has them as well?
psydoc Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 5:39 PM
My pet rock can be really dangerous, too.
AmyDB Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 5:32 PM
Oh better than about a list of the clients of abortion clinics?
Or those who routinely get their birth control covered by insurance?

Following the shooting in Newtown, CT a suburban New York newspaper sparked quite an uproar among gun enthusiasts by publishing names and addresses of residents who held pistol permits. Now this same newspaper is looking to publish even more names.

More names and addresses will bed added to a map that was originally posted on Christmas Eve in the Journal News from White Plains, NY. The first map listed thousands of pistol permit holders in Westchester and Rockland county, which are just north of New York City.

Along with an article entitled "The gun owner next door: What...