[amsat-bb] Captains and Passengers
ka3hsw at att.net
Tue May 30 04:42:26 UTC 2017
There is a document called "The Photographer's Right"
http://www.krages.com/ThePhotographersRight.pdf which I carry whenever
photographing in public places. Have never had to use it myself, but know
others who have, when hassled by over-zealous security at some buildings in
Chicago as well as the oil refinery in Joliet.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roy Dean" <royldean at gmail.com>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, May 29, 2017 4:32 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Captains and Passengers
> *KA9QJG KA9QJG at COMCAST.NET
> *As We all know the World has changed since 911 , As a big Scanner
> user **all of us use to be able to take a Scanner , Recorder . Camera
> , Binoculars **Etc to an Airport , Rail Yard , Boat Yard to Listen
> and find Freqs . if **we try that now Homeland Security will drag
> our butts in for Questioning .*
> Oddly enough, the above is what got me into amateur radio (satellites came
> along for the ride) - the government slowly starting to encrypt their
> communications. But the rest of it (being questioned by homeland
> security) is not true (or, at least, is illegal). If you are on public
> property, and are not breaking any laws (of which there are none when it
> comes to binoculars or cameras), then homeland security CANNOT detain you.
> If they do, you have a very winnable court case.
> The above applies to private entities, as well.
> If scanning is legal in your locale (and it is in MOST states), then local
> and federal police can't do anything about it - at least not without
> violating our (USA) constitutional rights.
> Sent via AMSAT-BB at amsat.org. AMSAT-NA makes this open forum available
> to all interested persons worldwide without requiring membership. Opinions
> are solely those of the author, and do not reflect the official views of
> Not an AMSAT-NA member? Join now to support the amateur satellite program!
> Subscription settings: http://www.amsat.org/mailman/listinfo/amsat-bb
This email has been checked for viruses by Avast antivirus software.
More information about the AMSAT-BB