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Which Rules Will Regulate Drones?

SURVEILLANCE—U.S.

May 3, 2013

Obtaining overhead images via drones has become easy and inexpensive, raising new privacy concerns, reports Slate. It’s essential these concerns are addressed by legal frameworks such as the U.S. Constitution and existing state and federal laws, the report states. Last year, President Barack Obama signed a Federal Aviation Administration bill that addresses the integration of drones into airspace by late 2015. “It’s still far too early to know exactly how FAA rules designed to provide safety and efficiency will affect unmanned aircraft privacy,” the report states.
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