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Oregonian requests names of all Wash Co. CHL Holders

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by elsie, Apr 4, 2011.

  1. elsie

    elsie Way over there on the left Well-Known Member

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    I subscribe to the Wash Co. email bulletins and got this one today: Sheriff's Office News. Apparently the Oregonian wants the names of all the CHL holders, probably for some hatchet piece they want to do. And they probably want to get it before HB2787 goes through.


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  2. MA Duce

    MA Duce Central Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Has the daily fish-wrapper provided any reason to justify this intrusion????
     
  3. slingshot1943

    slingshot1943 salem or Well-Known Member

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    I have pretended the fish wrapper does not exist for many years.
     
  4. elsie

    elsie Way over there on the left Well-Known Member

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    A pdf of the request and response is on the page. No discernible reason that I could find.


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  5. mpmax

    mpmax Woodburn Active Member

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    The Oregonian probably wants to know if David Wu has a concealed permit.....
     
  6. drew

    drew OR Well-Known Member

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    Reason? I'm guessing its the belief that people's personal information they submit to obtain a license should be public unless specifically excluded by law.
     
  7. deen_ad

    deen_ad Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    Some time ago I got a letter from Multnomah County asking if I wanted my info kept confidential and why. When I went to renew my permit they asked the same questions and I gave the same answers. Hopefully Washington County will keep theirs confidential too.

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    80 MILLION gun owners didn't shoot anyone today, a few criminals did!

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    The "Feedback Score" is low by 4, not everyone posts it I guess.

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  8. deen_ad

    deen_ad Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    One of the reasons given for having the records open is so that school districts can find out which teachers have permits and MIGHT be carrying on school property!! There are far better ways to find that out than through those records! You know, like asking the teacher!

    Another reason given was to monitor the LEO's to see if they were performing the checks correctly! How about taking the number of applications and then the number approved? If it's too low then they aren't doing their job!

    Eight U.S. Presidents have been NRA members. They are: Ulysses S. Grant,
    Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, Dwight D. Eisenhower,
    John F. Kennedy, Richard M. Nixon, Ronald Reagan and George Bush

    80 MILLION gun owners didn't shoot anyone today, a few criminals did!

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    The "Feedback Score" is low by 4, not everyone posts it I guess.

    Deen
    NRA Benefactor/Recruiter
    Washington Arms Collector member
    South West Washington Arms Collector member
     
  9. spookshack

    spookshack Forest Grove, OR Life Member Lifetime Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    Here's the link to the newsletter:

    Sheriff's Office News

    Ok, how many of you in Washington Co. were among the 10 people who WANTED your info disclosed? :wow::laugh:
     
  10. sadiesassy

    sadiesassy Prescott Active Member

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    Time to get a Letters To The Editor campaign going -when people write in. Amazing how they change their tune with some pressure
    Also - Portland tribune may want to follow up
     
  11. gaijinsamurai

    gaijinsamurai Beaverton Well-Known Member 2016 Volunteer

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    Another reason I won't subscribe to that newspaper.
     
  12. marty8587

    marty8587 NE Portland Active Member

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    Thet are truley trying get this info before the will of the PEOPLE can become law!
     
  13. R-Rizzo

    R-Rizzo NW Oregon Member

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    Hey for what it's worth.... I read the request and the response. IMHO, I believe a short email to Sheriff Gordon may be in order thanking him for his effort in protect the privacy of Law Abiding Washington County residents.... Just food for thought, your mileage may vary, etc etc so on and so forth....
     
  14. U201494

    U201494 Well-Known Member

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    I will send a note of support & thanks to Sheriff Gordon.
    The bubblegum fer brains reporter can kiss my frosty sack.