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Lawmaker wants to red light traffic cams in certain Ohio communities

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A state lawmaker wants to put the brakes on the use of traffic cameras in some Ohio communities.

Republican State Representative Tom Patton says he believes some cities are using them to collect money, rather than promote safety. 420 more words


Scottish mountain and coastal webcams

Webcams provide an easy way to check the weather conditions before you head out.  Here’s my selection of 25 good webcams of mountain and coastal locations across Scotland, plus a link to a long list of traffic cams. 445 more words


Iowa's ban on traffic cameras is voted to move forward

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa legislators are moving forward with a bill to ban traffic enforcement cameras, despite concerns from police that it could increase crashes. 96 more words


A stand on principle

A law professor named Adam MacLeod writes about taking his camera-based traffic ticket to court. It’s an interesting read and not too long.

That Time I Turned a Routine Traffic Ticket into the Constitutional Trial of the Century…

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Ohio Supreme Court hearing Dayton traffic camera case

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The long-running battle over traffic cameras in Ohio has again reached the state Supreme Court.

Attorneys for the city of Dayton want the justices to reject a law passed by the Legislature that took effect in 2015 and sharply restricted camera use. 88 more words


Traffic cameras may be making a comeback as cities take their case to Ohio Supreme Court

AKRON, Ohio – The continuing legal battle for cities across Ohio to use traffic enforcement cameras by their own rules will be argued before the state’s highest court on Tuesday. 631 more words