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Outrage Over New York Newspaper Publishing Gun Owners' Addresses

Hamilcar Barca Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 11:14 AM
I hope they will understand when some criminal hacks into their personal financial and medical information and spreads it to other criminals as a "public service". And I hope they understand when their children inform the police where they keep their stash of cocaine. Merry Christmas, Hamilcar
In a shocking display of intimidation tactics, a New York newspaper took the time to gather every publicly-available address of every gun owner in the lower Hudson valley region and publish them publicly on its website. The Journal News published gun owners' home addresses in Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties.

Understandably, people were outraged:

The map sparked more than 500 comments from readers within a day of its appearance on the website, many of them voicing outrage at the paper’s decision to make the information public.

“This is CRAZY!! why in the world would you...