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Pot users at risk for DUI even when below legal limit for THC

http://www.king5.com

"You go from zero legality to full legality, people are going to make some bad judgments. Regrettably they're gonna put themselves behind the wheel and regrettably we've got to arrest them," Crandall said.

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Winnipeg man ticketed for using non-existent cell phone.

http://www.globalwinnipeg.com

70 year old Winnipeg man who doesn't own a cell phone, ticketed for using one while driving. He offered to allow his car searched for the phone but officers declined.

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Officer Tickets 215 Phantom Motorists For Seatbelt Violation

http://www.thecarconnection.com

In June, the New Orleans Police Department received a federal grant that provides overtime pay to officers who help enforce seatbelt laws. Police salaries being what they are, the grant drew the attention of many officers, including one Glenn Gross.

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Created by pmfalcon 2 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 37 weeks ago
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Debtor's Prison?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com

A woman is pulled over in a traffic stop only to find out there is a warrant for her arrest because she is unable to pay a medical bill....Read more here:

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Created by LoveFreedomAndL... 2 years 40 weeks ago – Made popular 2 years 40 weeks ago
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$835 parking ticket

http://www.k5thehometeam.com

When this town says "No Parking on the Grass" they really mean it.

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Bell (Calif) Police Memo Details "Baseball Game" Targeting Drivers

http://www.ktla.com

Not that this should be a surprise from Bell, California...
A memo titled the "Bell Police Department Baseball Game," assigns "singles," "doubles," "triples" and "home runs" to increasingly more serious infractions, starting with parking tickets and moving on to vehicle impounds and felony arrests of drivers. Police officers competed to issue tickets, impound cars and arrest motorists.

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Created by pmfalcon 3 years 29 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 29 weeks ago
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Why Should We Enforce Traffic Laws?

http://www.ncdot.gov

The State of North Carolina issued a letter to justify enforcement of traffic laws "due to constant complaints about officers enforcing traffic laws.

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Cambridge art project turns your parking tickets into poetry

http://www.wickedlocal.com

Instead of responding to that parking citation you got on Cambridge Street with frustration, tears or rage, the city has included yoga positions on the envelopes. New parking signs have also been installed to "wonder about them and find them puzzling". For example: "If you’re reading this sign, You’re reading this sign". "Soft Boots" for cars, made of soft fabric and stuffed, will be placed on select cars throughout the city.

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UK to Install Satellite Speed Traps

http://www.thecarconnection.com

In London and Cornwall, a pilot program has just been launched that combines all the fun of terrestrial speed cameras with the creepy omniscience of GPS. In a nutshell, the program -- called "SpeedSpike" -- uses positioning satellites to track motorists as they travel between traffic cameras. By calculating the time it takes a driver to move from one point to the other, SpeedSpike can determine whether or not the motorist has been speeding.

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Created by Renniks 4 years 9 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 9 weeks ago
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Flying cars set to soar into the marketplace in 2011

http://www.computerworld.com

Terrafugia gets key FAA clearance for its 'roadable aircraft' and looks to deliver first one next year

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