NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 23, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 23, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –MADD founders says UT DUI law is distracting— –AL RLC suit stays in state court— –TX Sandra Bland Act now law— –DE now has transportation lockbox–   Click on the red headline to read the full story.   NMA Driving News Stories of the Week  Male, female or X? Oregon […]

Where to get a ticket in Wichita

In the sea of empty-headed speed reporting I came across something informative recently, an analysis of speeding tickets in Wichita including a map of top ticketing locations. In space, most tickets are on a highway with a low speed limit or near an airport. In time, most tickets are written in the middle of the […]

Perpetuating a speed trap

The purpose of the low speed limit through Rosendale, Wisconsin is to create a speed trap. This according to Wisconsin DOT which set the speed limit. WisDOT made that admission in response to a citizen complaint in 2007. The NMA obtained the letter recently. Rosendale is a well known dot-on-the-map speed trap with 30 mph […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 2, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for June 2, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Trump targets German Cars— –NY upholds use of ALPRs— –PA Gov signs Real ID bill into law— –Ridesharing makes San Fran traffic worse— –Fight coming over tolls– NMA’s Driving News Story of the Week Ohio Court Upholds Right to Warn Of Roadblocks Ohio residents have a right to warn […]

Running the gauntlet

I hate freeway snipers. I was on the straightest road in America when I noticed a person bent over the edge of the overpass shooting into traffic. A mile later two victims were on the shoulder while a third chase car lay in wait. I hate holiday weekends. On holiday weekends the federal government turns […]