drone law

NODAPL

Drone Journalist Faces 7 Years in Prison for Filming Dakota Pipeline Protests

Police called his use of the drone "an act of violence."
Jason Koebler
5.25.17
News

Which Is Worse: Shooting a Drone, or Being Surveilled by a Redditor?

A man in Portland used his drone to investigate homeless pirates who he says are running a floating bike theft ring. They weren't, but they did shoot at his drone.
Jason Koebler
6.29.16
DRONES

Teen Fights to Defend His Legal Right to Strap Guns to Drones

The nation's most important drone case involves a flamethrower-wielding drone.
Jason Koebler
6.7.16
DRONES

Is Flying a Drone Illegal? A Comprehensive Guide to America’s Drone Laws

An entirely too thorough look at the absurd state of drone regulations in the United States.
Jason Koebler
6.7.16
Power

The Sky's Not Your Lawn: Man Wins Lawsuit After Neighbor Shotgunned His Drone

No, you can't just go shooting drones out of the sky.
Jason Koebler
6.28.15
News

NOAA Says Drone Pilots Can't Film Endangered Whales

NOAA says the Endangered Species Act prevents any aircraft, including drones, from flying within 500 yards of protected species.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.27.15
uk

​UK Pilots May Soon Need to Register Their Drones

A new report puts forward the idea of an online drone database to keep track of every drone.
Victoria Turk
3.5.15
uk

All the Reasons Your Toy Drone Is a Threat to British Security

A new policy report suggests all the ways drones could be used—and misused.
Victoria Turk
10.22.14
Motherboard Blog

Drones Need to Stop Harassing Hunters, Says Alabama Lawmaker

We've all heard about the rise of eco drones, but this is something else.
Derek Mead
1.27.14