Here I changed the title, now its on topic. And Ill even add some info in Illinois it is LEGAL to possess a scanner any where you want as long as you are not committing a crime.
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From: Clark Rennie <c.rennie1@...
Sent: Thursday, September 13, 2012 6:53 PM
Subject: RE: [BCD396XT] Re: Error in Uniden Description ?
Somehow this thread no longer has anything to do with the Subject Header
which I admitted was wrong information.
Now the thread has been hijacked as to the legality of scanners in vehicles.
It's really not that difficult to change the Subject.
At 02:51 PM 9/13/2012, you wrote:
>Google is your friend!
>Note: Scanner aps on phones may (and probably are) illegal in states that
>ban use of scanners in motor vehicles
>The FCC has granted a federal exemption to amateur radio operators for the
>use of AMATEUR RADIO units that can receive outside the ham
>bands. Scanners are generally not covered by this exemption.
>In any case, "low profile" is also your friend!
>'73 de JIM N2ZZ
>From: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com [mailto:BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
>Of JOHN PRICE
>Sent: Thursday, September 13, 2012 7:29 AM
>Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Error in Uniden Description ?
>Can someone send me a list of states that outlaw scanners.
> From: Alex <agcme2002@...>
>Sent: Thursday, September 13, 2012 12:03 AM
>Subject: [BCD396XT] Re: Error in Uniden Description ?
>Kentucky outlaws scanners? Wow, good thing I have no need to go to
>Kentucky. So I'll add Kentucky to the list (same as New York, don't need
>to go there).
>--- In mailto:BCD396XT%40yahoogroups.com, "KE4JD" <ke4jd-1@...> wrote:
>You see I live in a state
> > where scanners are outlawed and though hams are exempted the way the law is
> > written they can confiscate the scanner, destroy it on the spot and
> then ask
> > me for my ID. I also travel to a city weekly that has a similar ban.
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