Farm villains

March 9, 2011 | By admindude | Filed in: Uncategorized.

What do nuclear power generating stations, military bases, the Rock and Roll Museum and a family farm all have in common? 

Take a picture of any of them, and the government may come down on you like a ton of bricks

A person who photographs, video records, or otherwise produces images or pictorial records, digital or otherwise, at or of a farm or other property where legitimate agriculture operations are being conducted without the written consent of the owner, or an authorized representative of the owner, commits a felony of the first degree, punishable as provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084, Florida Statutes. 

Yep, in Florida, snapping pics of an orange grove may soon be treated the same as murder. The war on photography just reached new lows. 

Via Sharp as a Marble.

More …

Comments are closed here.