1:36 pm
Mon November 24, 2014

How Drone Use Is Evolving In Wisconsin

Credit Trotaparamos, Flickr

The day of the drone is upon us.

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Politics & Government
2:24 pm
Thu September 11, 2014

Essay: Disappearing Privacy

Essayist and Lake Effect contributor Steven Brandl comments on the relationship between fading privacy and crime prevention.
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Today is the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that brought down planes and buildings in New York; Washington, D.C. and Pennsylvania. In the time since then, laws have been passed, measures have been taken and technology developed in the name of improving our national security.

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Politics & Government
10:36 am
Wed May 29, 2013

Wisconsin Weighs In on Drones

Tech students in Madison develop drones
Credit Madison Area Technical College

While the U.S. debates the use of drones for military purposes, a bipartisan group of Wisconsin legislators is proposing rules for civilian and police use here. A committee is gathering public input Wednesday.

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