posted on Aug, 26 2015 @ 09:46 PM
Source: First State
Legalizes Taser Drones for Cops, Thanks to a Lobbyist
North Dakota police will be free to fire ‘less than lethal’ weapons from the air thanks to the influence of Big Drone.
It is now legal for law enforcement in North Dakota to fly drones armed with everything from Tasers to tear gas thanks to a last-minute push by a
The legalization comes in the form of House Bill 1328. Bruce Burkett of the North Dakota Peace Officer’s Association was allowed to amend the bill
to allow for police drones to carry 'non-lethal' weapons: rubber bullets, pepper spray, tear gas, sound cannons, and tasers.
It comes under the aegis of 'Grand Sky,' a merging of Big Government, the USAF Predator Drone program, and the University of North Dakota's drone
program along with the monied interests of the professional lobbying group - “Billed as a UAS research and development facility, Grand Sky will
combine all the benefits of private entrepreneurship and government capital. Tenants there will have access to some of the the Air Force base’s
facilities, and drone companies are clamoring to get their spots. On its website, Grand Sky is billed as an opportunity to “Create History Where the
Future is Wide Open.” ”
Looks likes crowd control in the future will be very very
easy. 'Murica, home of the
Visit the article linked above, it goes into much greater depth over the program.