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Flying drones around disasters in US could land you in jail

KEY POINTS

  • New bill by US senator Jeanne Shaheen propose this
  • Bill covers wildfires as well as disasters affecting federal property
Flying drones around disasters in a way that it interferes with the response could lead to fines or imprisonment up to five years. This was proposed in a bill by US senator Jeanne Shaheen. The bill covers wildfires as well as disasters affecting federal property. That includes train accident at an interstate as well as disaster like flood which affects federal property like a local post office.