NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 15, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 15, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Philadelphia Parking Authority in Hot Water— –Miami pulls plug on RLCs— –CA thinks about adding VMT Tax– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Stories of the Week Pennsylvania: Audit Shows Motorist Cash Funds Lavish State Salaries Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale on […]

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: December 11, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: December 11, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –Louisiana Supremes reject Traffic Cam Challenge– –Tasered Motorists sues town– –OH Speed Trap Town busted by State Auditor– Friday, December 8, 2017 Louisiana Supreme Court Rejects Traffic Camera Challenge The Louisiana Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a challenge to the photo ticketing program in New Orleans. Because city officials re-wrote […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 8, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for December 8, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Speed Trap City Brice, OH busted by state auditor— –NC Judges get no Mercy— –WY has to return $92,000 cash back to WI motorist— –Tesla has a MO win for direct sales— Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week […]

Fungible Laws – Variable Speed Limits

Fungible Laws – Variable Speed Limits

Even better — from a certain point-of-view — than a radar trap based on an under-posted speed limit is a radar trap with a changing speed limit. One that can be dumbed-down at random and with no prior notice, at the whim of the same government workers who enforce the limits and profit from that […]

What has 764 legs and eats wallets?

Last spring Damascus, Arkansas (population 382) was officially branded a speed trap and forbidden from writing speeding tickets. Shortly before the final order was issued the city got rid of its no-longer-necessary police chief. And the story got better. The city was stealing from drivers, and prosecutors suspect the police chief was stealing from the […]