| December 26, 2012
Newspaper publishes map of gun owners, sparks criticism
New York newspaper The Journal News is responding to massive criticism after publishing the addresses of gun permit owners in two counties. The information published in the article isn’t anything secret, but the data spread like wildfire on social media, sparking thousands of angry complaints. NBC’s Katy Tur explains how and why the newspaper created the map that’s sparking so much outrage.