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Governor Rick Scott of Florida to Sign First in Nation Anti-Drone Bill

Drone Bill Sent to Florida Governor's Desk

"TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 18 (UPI) -- A bill that would limit how local law enforcement can use unmanned drones is headed for the desk of Florida Gov. Rick Scott, officials said.

Scott has praised the bill and said he will sign it, The Miami Herald and Tampa Bay Times reported.

The bill, sponsored by state Sen. Joe Negro, bars local officials from using drones without a warrant or threat of a terrorist attack and also prohibits information collected by drones to be used as evidence in court."

http://www.upi.com/Science_News/Technology/2013/04/18/Drone-...




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The problem is getting

The problem is getting everyone else to do it ! >_<, but we will!

Yes

Yes its a start in the right direction. Now sign the NO NDAA

I blame Dr Rand Paul.

I blame Dr Rand Paul.

Don't let it fool you, it's full of holes.

Sounds good though. Have had correspondence with Negron about the definition of "terrorist", I think they like the broad definition.

God grants liberty only to those who love it, and are always ready to guard and defend it. – Daniel Webster

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It's a ball that people can get behind

and get rollin'

Commenter's on the article at

Commenter's on the article at Huffington having a hissyfit. Seems most of the people over there work for the MIC and government.

Woot!

Good find, Michael!

Thanks D.

Thanks D.