New Orleans, Louisiana Dodges Payment Of $25 Million Owed To Motorists

The city of New Orleans, Louisiana, calls drivers who fail to pay tickets “scofflaws” before threatening to hurt their credit rating, place boots on their cars or impose other coercive measures to enforce payment. The tables have turned, however, as the city finds itself in the position of being the scofflaw as attorneys for motorists are fighting in federal court to force New Orleans to pay back over $25 million in speed camera tickets that were illegally issued…