Judge: Suit to overturn Texas law on drone photography can proceed

Judge: Suit to overturn Texas law on drone photography can proceed

A lawsuit seeking to strike down a Texas law that restricts drone photography can proceed, a federal judge has ruled.U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman rejected a request by state officials to dismiss the lawsuit, ruling that two journalism organizations and a reporter raised substantive points questioning the law’s constitutionality.The lawsuit argues that the 2013 law places improper limits on news gathering, violating the First Amendment’s free speech guarantee […]
Source: Statesman