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  •  Even I can see reasons (1+ / 0-)
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    True North

    why this is not a wonderful idea - because people will abuse it, as they did when a paper in Westchester published names.  

    A friend was having domestic violence problems.  One of the first things the county sheriff people asked her, was did her spouse have a gun(s).  I do think there are 'informal' methods of handling things, without stirring the pot further.

    We are probably the only ones on our road to not have guns.  It has taken one family nearby a while to come to respect it (!) but a couple of years ago, he called to report someone was hunting on our posted land!!!  Then offered to go out, and 'chase them off'.    LOL!!!

    (Tom Sawyer strikes again!!!)

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