11 Blog Posts From the Policing for Profit Tag


The Next Ten Years: NMA Weekly E-Newsletter #520

The Next Ten Years: NMA Weekly E-Newsletter #520

We wanted to do something special for Issue #520 because it marks ten years of uninterrupted weekly NMA e-newsletters that, we hope, have provided entertaining (if not thought-provoking) perspectives. To carry on that tradition, NMA and NMA Foundation directors were asked to provide mini essays for the occasion. No one likes homework but they tackled […]

Under the Influence of the Justice System – A Father’s Story: NMA E-Newsletter #519

Under the Influence of the Justice System – A Father’s Story: NMA E-Newsletter #519

This is a story about my twenty-year-old son. To some readers this may be an article that smacks of stupidity and privilege. It may be that both are true but the real point is how hopelessly out of whack law enforcement and related penalties are with the real world. On a Saturday night John exited […]

Is Requiring Clairvoyance Constitutional? Texas Supreme Court November Proceedings on RLCs

Is Requiring Clairvoyance Constitutional? Texas Supreme Court November Proceedings on RLCs

From guest writer H. F. Van Der Grinten This is an eyewitness account of the Texas Supreme Court recent proceedings concerning a lawsuit brought by the residents of the small town of Willis. They are suing their city because they say the red-light cameras (RLCs) are illegal because the city did not first conduct a […]

War on Cars Watch for November 1, 2018

War on Cars Watch for November 1, 2018

Welcome to the first edition of this new weekly blog only on the National Motorists Association’s website! The National Office has seen an escalation over the last 6 months on the war on cars, which is really on motorists. This blog will give you highlights of the week’s stories and commentary from NMA Foundation Executive […]

ATE Racket Report for October 31, 2018

ATE Racket Report for October 31, 2018

The ATE Racket Report is a weekly feature of the NMA blog. We want to bring the issues of automated traffic enforcement to our supporters in a more coherent up-to-date fashion.   Compiled by NMA Foundation Director James C. Walker and NMA Communications Director Shelia Dunn  This Week… Our friends at TheNewspaper.com have been busy […]