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Outrage Over New York Newspaper Publishing Gun Owners' Addresses

RGR24 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:35 PM
If gun owning is such a patriotic, constitution-respecting, pro-American act, why would they want to keep it a secret?
Randy195 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:44 PM
MoonYogert Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:42 PM
They don't need it publisized. That is not the same as keeping it secret.
brimley Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:38 PM
having a permit does not require one to own a gun
brimley Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:38 PM
having a permit does not require one to own a gun
rman859 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:37 PM
The point of the article was to compliment gun owners?
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...