12 Blog Posts From the TICKET FIGHTING Tag


ATE Racket Report for January 14, 2019

ATE Racket Report for January 14, 2019

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.  The Week of January 5-11, 2019… Russia Today posted […]

Texas Traffic Ticket System – Hidden Ticket Surcharges: A Fight Your Ticket Story

Texas Traffic Ticket System – Hidden Ticket Surcharges: A Fight Your Ticket Story

From Texas NMA Member Ted Levitt On late Sunday afternoon, December 2, 2018 I was involved in a traffic accident. I haven’t been in an accident in over 39 years. Who was at fault is still not clear but I was given a ticket for failing to yield the right of way to the other […]

How We Beat Three Traffic Tickets from 6,000 Miles Away

How We Beat Three Traffic Tickets from 6,000 Miles Away

From guest writer Bruce Seidel, one of the NMA’s California State Activists This article first appeared in the Winter 2018 edition of the NMA’s Driving Freedom Magazine. If you are a member of the NMA and have recently fought a ticket, send us your story to nma@motorists.org. Heading to our pre-dawn workout spot in the […]

7 Ways to Shut Down a Speed Trap

7 Ways to Shut Down a Speed Trap

This article was adapted from information on the NMA’s speed trap registry website, www.speedtrap.org, a listing of speed traps submitted by drivers across the country. Check out the NMA Speed Trap Issues page HERE. Speed traps are often used by municipalities as a method of generating revenue to run the government. “Safety” is given as the […]

Ready to Gamble? Massachusetts Refunds $25 if You Beat Your Ticket

Ready to Gamble? Massachusetts Refunds $25 if You Beat Your Ticket

What do casinos and fighting traffic tickets have in common?  Winners get paid. The influx of new Massachusetts casinos is creating a betting atmosphere throughout the state.  Due to a recent federal court decision, Crawford v. Blue, 271 F. Supp. 3d 316 (2017), Massachusetts drivers who fight civil traffic tickets and win receive a refund […]