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Chicago’s “Traffic Court”

The Chicago Sun-Times recently explored Chicago’s “Traffic Court” and the systemic failures that often result in the dismissal of tickets for moving violations, even where the driver who was issued the ticket was undoubtedly guilty. As explained in the article: If a police officer did not see the traffic violation that led to an accident, […]

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Chicagoans Should Receive Photographic Evidence of Parking Violations

In December of 2008, the Chicago City Council approved Mayor Daley‘s plan to lease the City’s parking meter plan to a private company for 75 years. This was done in an attempt to increase revenue and pay down the City’s budget deficit. As a result of this plan, some areas of the City saw their […]