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Re: CHAT: Speed cameras (was: Word usage in English dialects)

From:Carsten Becker <naranoieati@...>
Date:Friday, February 4, 2005, 14:15
On Thursday 03 February 2005 18:43, Mark J. Reed wrote:

 > > More common, at least in this state, are the cameras on
 > > most city street corners that photograph those who run
 > > red lights.
 > There are fewer legal hoops in the way for
 > red-light-running than for speeding, but even those
 > cameras have been challenged on legal grounds
 > (successfully in some cases).

This exists here, too, but usually only in the bigger cities

However, is it true that  in the US, 'tempo sinners' (as
they're called here by the bureaucracy) must go to jail for
one or two days depending on how much too fast they drove
on the highway? A acquaintance of mine told me once, this
happened to her mother when she were having a stay in




Gary Shannon <fiziwig@...>