A suburban New York newspaper on Wednesday defended a decision to publish online maps that reveal names and addresses of people with gun licenses in several counties near New York City.
“We knew publication of the database (as well as the accompanying article providing context) would be controversial, but we felt sharing information about gun permits in our area was important in the aftermath of the Newtown shootings,” Janet Hasson, the president and publisher of the Journal News Media Group, told POLITICO in a statement.
Oops, a commentator found Janet Hasson's address:
Publisher of Journal News:
Janet Hasson, 3 Gate House Lane, Mamaroneck, NY 10534
(Source: Okpulot Taha - Choctaw Nation)