After the law was enacted The Journal News publisher, Janet Hasson, removed the names and addresses of the gun permit holders from the newspaper's website, telling readers the action - while not required by the new law - was done to comply with its "spirit" and not because the newspaper had been "intimidated" or was conceding critics' objections.
What does GP stand for?
GP stands for Gun Permit
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- Group Poop
- Guaranteed Premium (insurance)
- Guard Period
- Guard Pole (survey)
- Guided Projectile
- Guideposts (magazine)
- Guilty Pleasure
- Guinea Pig
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Over two weeks after the Journal News published a map of local gun permit owners, Gawker on Tuesday published (http://gawker.
Chief DeMoura said he would need more than an uneasy feeling to reject a gun permit request.
Sergeant William Palmer told the media, "The [shooter] does indeed have the proper gun permit.
In recent days, a new debate has been sparked by an Associated Press' Freedom of Information request for the names of gun permit holders," we are informed.
But only 27 people out of 57,000 residents living in the West Side ZIP code received a concealed gun permit last year, or less than 1 permit per 1,000 residents.