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Police use drones to increase security at Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

In the wake of the Las Vegas massacre last year, the police are increasing security at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival with the help of drones. This year the festival enjoys a larger footprint and is expected … Continue reading

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House Bill Would Punish Crimes Committed by Aerial Drones

Michigan’s House has passed a bill holding drone operators criminally liable for any mischief wreaked by the unmanned aerial vehicles. Lawmakers voted Thursday on a five-bill bundle of regulations that includes a provision calling for punishment of crimes committed via … Continue reading

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Drone pilots, you may be able to fly in Raleigh city parks after all

Owners of small drones would be able to fly them in most Raleigh parks under a revised policy being considered by a city advisory committee. Last summer, the initial draft of the policy called for limiting the use of drones … Continue reading

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New Jersey Legislators Approve Penalties for Drunk Droning

New Jersey state legislators approved a ban on operating drones while inebriated on Monday, approving legislation that would punish drunk or high pilots with up to six months in prison or a $1,000 fine 39-0 in the State Senate and … Continue reading

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