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PETA Plans to Fly Drones That Would ‘Stalk Hunters’

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JASON KOEBLER
US News [1]
April 9, 2013

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is actively shopping for a drone that would “stalk hunters,” the organization said Monday.

The group says it will “soon have some impressive new weapons at its disposal to combat those who gun down deer and doves” and that it is “shopping for one or more drone aircraft with which to monitor those who are out in the woods with death on their minds.”

The group says it will not weaponize the drones, but will use them to film potentially illegal hunting activity and turn it over to law enforcement.

“The talk is usually about drones being used as killing machines, but PETA drones will be used to save lives,” PETA President Ingrid E. Newkirk said in a statement.

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[3] New Pandora’s box of ‘personal’ drones that could stalk anyone: http://www.prisonplanet.com/new-pandoras-box-of-personal-drones-that-could-stalk-anyone.html

[4] US draws up plans for nuclear drones: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-draws-up-plans-for-nuclear-drones.html

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[6] FAA Asks: Please Don’t Shoot Down the Drones: http://www.prisonplanet.com/faa-asks-please-dont-shoot-down-the-drones.html

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