Pistol permit holders line up for privacy protection

Pistol permit holders line up for privacy protection – Despite vocal opposition by some gun owners and guns rights advocates, the New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act enacted last month has one provision that has been met with enthusiasm in St. Lawrence County.  An “opt-out” clause for pistol permit holders gives people a chance to exempt their personal data from Freedom of Information Law requests, and the paperwork has been streaming into County Clerk Mary Lou Rupp’s office.