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Newspaper in peril after publishing map of handgun permit holders

A White Plains, New York newspaper hired armed guards to protect itself in the face of rage and threats over its publication of names and addresses of handgun permit holders.

The Journal News had obtained the information from public records  after the school shootings in neighboring Newtown, Connecticut. -db

From The New York Times, January 2, 2013, by J. David Goodman.

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