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Drones in Albany Co. and Beyond

In mid December the Albany County Legislature held a public hearing to discuss the usage of drones and what, if any, limitations should be in place.  A proposed bill would ban all unmanned aircraft regardless of size and stature in Albany County. The bill is a response to concerns regarding potential risks to privacy, property, -->

Drone Surveillance Trial in Ulster County

An Ulster County man charged with unlawful survellience has been acquitted. According to authorities, the man was filming a hospital with a camera attached to his drone. Drone Legislation is still being developed and debated in N.Y. and in much of the US. Early this Spring, lawmakers in Rockland County contemplated implementing drone restrictions,which would -->