N.Y. newspaper takes down gun-permit database
The Journal News had faced intense pressure from critics since the database of gun-permit holders in two counties was published a few weeks ago.
In a letter, the publisher says the removal “is not a concession to critics that no value was served by the posting of the map in the first place.”
More: http://lohud.us/WewLWP
(The News Journal is owned by Gannett, which also owns USA TODAY.)

N.Y. newspaper takes down gun-permit database

The Journal News had faced intense pressure from critics since the database of gun-permit holders in two counties was published a few weeks ago.

In a letter, the publisher says the removal “is not a concession to critics that no value was served by the posting of the map in the first place.”

More: http://lohud.us/WewLWP

(The News Journal is owned by Gannett, which also owns USA TODAY.)

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