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November 19, 2012 at 3:54pm


Hunters shoot activist's drone down for the fourth time →

A common comment on news stories about using UAV’s for reporting stories is some form of “I’ll just shoot it down” or a question of if you can shoot it down. Well, an animal right’s group has lost four UAV’s to hunter’s fire, including one that crashed on the hunt club’s property and is now the subject of a lawsuit. No criminal charges have been filed.