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SUVFan

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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 9:38:15 AM

The Post Office Says What We All Wish We Could

In a Jan. 22 letter sent to both the city of East Cleveland, Ohio, and the company that operates East Cleveland's photo-enforcement program, Postal Service attorney Jennifer S. Breslin said the Post Office should ignore two school-zone speeding citations and five red-light infractions that postal trucks received in December.
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Red-Light Cameras Bankrupt City

Like many cities around the country, San Bernardino, Calif., tried to make money via red-light cameras. But it didn't turn out so well for this town.
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Facing Your Digital Accuser

When Tacoma, Wash., motorist Kevin Schmadeka received a ticket accusing him of running a red light, courtesy of the Australian company Redflex that installed the system, he wanted to face his accuser ...
Visit Popular Mechanics -- By Phil Berg for full article
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TruthMatters
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 12:27:57 PM

Did we asked for any of this?
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jrs4125
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 9:15:46 AM

Only the money counts.
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werich44
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 6:07:28 AM

Just one more way to steal from you.
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alterman156
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 1:56:06 AM

Get rid of the red light cameras.
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leeac
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Message Posted: Jul 28, 2013 12:20:23 AM

Big Brother needs the money.
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rbrk02
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:34:53 PM

Legalized money grab. What government does best. These cameras really need to be banned.

[Edited by: rbrk02 at 7/27/2013 11:35:40 PM EST]
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schatzila
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:19:02 PM

been there, done that.
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millerin
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:18:49 PM

nice
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LowerMyGP
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:06:14 PM

This article is a REPEAT post. Was posted on 07-24.
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esq262
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:12:20 PM

Scam.
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windup
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 7:16:31 PM

When you pay the fine, does the country sheriff make you empty out your pockets?
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ExplorerWA
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 6:20:02 PM

A cash cow scam.
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bwatchingu
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 3:09:49 PM

government fraud
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Taxrefugee
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 2:36:50 PM

Photo radar enforcement, ok.

Photo radar entrapment, NOT
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leemun
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 2:24:35 PM

An unconstitutional money scam. These need to be banned.
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 12:57:46 PM

Use of those things in a crash situation could benefit those involved.
Other wise its a total waste causing more problems then its worth.
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NilesBishop
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 12:01:41 PM

Studies show they cause more accidents then they stop.
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 11:46:31 AM

interesting
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daytonabiker
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:36:00 AM

red light cameras are just money printing machines
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Vetteblu
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:28:35 AM

What a circus.
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Buck_on_Bass
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:24:55 AM

What may have sounded like a good idea has turned out to create more hazards.
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:14:05 AM

Red light cameras are so real cops can eat more donuts. LOL
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:12:53 AM

ok
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mastermariner
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:09:21 AM

Shouldn't break the law
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:07:13 AM

What San Bernadino did really pisses me off. They shortened the time of yellow lights, just so their stupid cameras could "catch" more speeders.
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ooohgas
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:02:02 AM

Say no to cameras
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 10:01:55 AM

Get rid of them
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 9:54:53 AM

Don't run the red don't get a ticket. Too short of a duration on the yellow file a law suit.
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Lugi1967
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 9:54:51 AM

horrible way to do law enforcement
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SUVFan
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 9:51:07 AM

Ban the cam!
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 9:50:42 AM

hopefully soon to be banned in america
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Message Posted: Jul 27, 2013 9:47:37 AM

These cameras need to be banned
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