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Veto this drone bill

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There is never a good reason for writing hasty, confusing legislation likely to be fraught with unintended consequences. Certainly, fear of government drones is no excuse.

The Legislature this past session passed HB 2789 to make it very difficult to obtain or use information from unmanned aircraft equipped with an “extraordinary sensing device,” aka a drone. The intent is to maintain strict control of the use of drones for law enforcement or regulation, and to protect our privacy from prying…

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