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Ohio lawmaker files bill proposing ban on drone package deliveries

It’s no secret online shopping has revolutionized the way we buy. “I like the convenience so I always feel like ‘ah, just got another one and I didn’t have to do anything,” Dylan and Shelby Wineburg exclaimed as we chatted … Continue reading

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Journalists Sue Texas Over Ban on Drone Photography

Texas photojournalists are suing state officials for a ban on drone filming and photography in certain locations that they say violates the First Amendment and is chilling the speech of reporters and news outlets. The lawsuit, filed Thursday in Austin … Continue reading

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Missouri prisons and jails are one step closer to becoming no-drone zones

The Missouri House on Monday gave first-round approval to legislation that would ground drones near state correctional facilities. Department of Corrections officials have raised concerns about potential aerial contraband drops after several drone sightings near state prisons in recent years. … Continue reading

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Miami Beach Cops Use Tethered Blimp for Surveillance to Get Around Drone Ban

The state of Florida passed a law in 2015 banning the use of drones to monitor citizens from the air. But police in Miami Beach, Florida have come up with a clever workaround: They’re using a tethered blimp, called an … Continue reading

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