Self-driving cars once seemed to be a thing of the future. When you were young, you imagined these vehicles as something your children or their children would own. The future has come faster than we believed. Self-driving cars are a reality, though currently unaffordable for many.
People who live in neighborhood controlled by a homeowners association are used to living under certain restrictions. HOAs often have rules regarding fence installation, exterior paint colors and even upkeep of property. Imagine, though, the surprise a resident in Arizona experienced when he received a letter from his HOA warning … Read More
In past articles, we told you about the app Tikd and how it could be used to fight traffic tickets without ever leaving the comfort of your own home. In an interesting twist, the developer of the app is being accused of practicing law without a license to do so. … Read More
We’ve all been there. We get pulled over for what we believe is nonsense and we get angry. We run to feed the meter just as a parking attendant is slipping a ticket under our wiper. In most cases, people get angry but they go on with their day. That … Read More
An interesting story has been revived by news recently to mark an important anniversary. People of a certain age may have known the story but forgotten it. Those who are quite a bit younger may be hearing it for the first time. It’s been 40 years since Son of Sam … Read More
It’s not unusual for drivers to slow down when they know speed traps or cameras are present on a certain stretch of roadway. Likewise, it is not unusual for people to drive just a bit faster when they know they can get away with it. Though not recommended, citizens are … Read More
Every job has its perks. People in veterinary offices may receive free or discounted care for their pets. Teachers get discounts at a variety of stores simply by showing their ID. Police officers may get treated differently at traffic stops because of their badge. But wait. Should they?
People tend to be frustrated when they are pulled over by the police. The thought of taking a few hundred dollar hit to the bank account can be stressful. Imagine if your ticket wasn’t a few hundred dollars, or even a few thousand, but $57,000. That is exactly what a … Read More