The FBI has acknowledged the use of drones to carry out surveillance within the United States. Under questioning by Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of the Senate Judiciary Committee, FBI Director Robert Mueller confirmed the domestic use of drones, but called it "very seldom." He also said the bureau is still drafting regulations to address privacy concerns.
Robert Mueller, FBI director…
- FBI Director: Yes, We Use Drones Domestically... No, We Can't Say How, When Or Why (personalliberty.com)
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