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Bang! Editor fired after publishing gun-owner map

 Released locations of permit holders, then hired armed guard  herself


From WND.com, 08/08/13 – The editor of the New York newspaper who created a furor by obtaining the  names and addresses of gun permit owners and publishing them suddenly is out of  a job.

According  to a report in the Rockland Times, a competitor to the Gannett-owned  Rockland County Journal News, editor Caryn McBride is among the casualties of a  recent purge at the Journal News.

The report describes how 17 journalists and a total of 26 staff members at  the Journal News were let go.

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