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Drone Lawsuit Shot Down

by Miriam - March 29th, 2017.
Filed under: Agriculture, Friday Fun.

A federal judge has dismissed a case filed by a drone owner against the self-described “drone-slayer” for shooting down the drone. The drone owner brought the lawsuit under federal and FAA violations, but the judge found that this was a civil (tort) matter under state jurisdiction.

Moral of the story: Shooting down drones that violate local property “airspace” is not a federal case (though it may be a state case).

In other news, Amazon is deploying Amazon Prima Air – a drone delivery service.

Be careful out there.  Use common sense and manners when enjoying the flight of your drone.

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