Abogados de Tráfico y Tickets

4 Major Reasons for a Suspended License.

When you commit a traffic violation, you will: a) be given a ticket by the police officer who flags you down or b) receive a ticket in the mail if a red light or speed camera has clicked you. The most common violations are speeding, running red lights, stop signs, and illegal turns. These are […]

New Report Suggests Manatee County Put Profits Over Safety

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  As the red light camera debate continues in Florida. a recent report from 10 Investigates revealed that in Manatee County officials are strategically installing red light cameras at specific intersections based upon the ability to generate revenue. According to the report, of the 10 most dangerous intersections, only one is actually monitored by a […]

How to Drive in the Rain

On this rainy South Florida day, we thought that all of our readers nationwide might benefit from some tips about how to drive in the rain: 1) Slow down. Yes, this is an obvious one.  But it is the most important.  When it rains the roads are slippery.  So slow down! 2) Turn on your […]

I Drive Really Slow in the Ultra-Fast Lane…

Denis Leary had plenty to say about slowpokes driving in the left lane and now so do Florida legislators. A new law make it a ticketable offense to drive 10 or more miles below the speed limit in the left lane without getting out of the way for oncoming vehicles.  We are interested to see […]

License Plate-Scanning Cameras: What You Need to Know

Many police cars are equipped with small cameras that scan license plates.  Through this invasion of our privacy, law enforcement officials claim they are able to locate stolen vehicles and apprehend individuals driving with a suspended license. Most recently, the Sun Sentinel reported that the City of Fort Lauderdale is considering using cameras to catch […]

Ohio Court Enjoins Speed Cameras

Last week, an Ohio judge in Hamilton County entered an order holding that the Village of Elmwood’s “Automated Speed Enforcement Program” violated an individual’s due process rights and granted a permanent injunction prohibiting further enforcement of the ordinance.  The entire order can be found here. The court order highlights the fact that the ordinance fails to […]

What to do with that Out of State Speeding Ticket?

So you went out of town this weekend to visit some relatives and as your cousins started bickering about whose turn it was to take home the leftovers, you hopped in your car and sped back to your hotel with a slice of pecan pie riding shotgun on a napkin.  And then you looked up […]