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A U.S. Senate committee called on drone industry experts to testify about the future use of drones in law enforcement. (AFP/Getty/Brendan Smialowski)

Illinois Lawmakers Consider Controls on Drones

At the start of what could be a new era in police surveillance, an Illinois legislator is proposing a limit on how law enforcement agencies can use drones.

04/08/2013

A U.S. Senate committee called on drone industry experts to testify about the future use of drones in law enforcement. (AFP/Getty/Brendan Smialowski)

Ill. Law Would Restrict Police Use of Drones

Sen. Daniel Bliss says law enforcement would need a search warrant to use the technology, under his bill.

04/07/2013

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Missouri House Endorses Ban On Drones, Critics Say It Goes Too Far

As drone technology becomes more accessible to the public, several industries have found practical uses for the unmanned aircrafts.

04/04/2013

(Photo credit: missouridronejournalism.com)

Mizzou Journalism Students Learn ‘Drones 101′

Assistant Professor Bill Allen, who’s teaching the course, said there are several practical uses for drones in journalism.

03/29/2013

Predator Drone (credit: General Atomics/Getty Images)

Is EPA Using Drones Over Missouri?

Congressman Todd Akin asks EPA if it’s using unmanned aircraft to spy on farmers

06/08/2012

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Charlie Brennan: Firefighter Pensions, Lewis Reed, & Drones

Charlie talks with STL Aldermanic President Lewis Reed and STL Alderman Stephen Conway about the controversy over firefighter pensions; he also talks with former U.S. Army Col. Ann Wright, who blasts drones.

02/27/2012

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