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Virginia City Bans Drones

1:46 PM, Feb 5, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Local news reports reveal that last night the Charlottesville, Virginia, city council voted to ban drones:

"City council also passed a resolution banning drones," reports NBC 29. "The use of drones for surveillance is not allowed in Charlottesville. the resolution supports a two year ban on drone use and prohibits city entities from purchasing them.

Another report offers a couple more details:

"City council also passed two other resolutions: one banning drones, and another dealing with towing standards," another NBC 29 report states. "The anti-drone resolution passed by a 3- to-2 [vote]. The use of drones for surveillance is not allowed in Charlottesville. The resolution supports a two year ban on drone use and prohibits city entities from purchasing them."

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