ATLANTA (May 13, 2016) – Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal vetoed a bill that would have placed minimal limitations on warrantless drone surveillance in the state.
Last week, the NH House passed a bill to stop drone spying, Georgia passed a bill to ban weaponized drones. This week, a hearing in Rhode Island on a bill to stop spying by “stingray” or cell site simulators. Continue reading Special Report: States Move Bills to Take on Drones, Stingrays
ATLANTA (Feb. 29, 2016) – A Georgia bill that would restrict warrantless drone surveillance by state and local law enforcement passed an important House committee last week. The legislation would not only establish important privacy protections at the state level, it would also help thwart the federal surveillance state.