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Velocity cameras in California? New law reignites debate

Velocity cameras in California? New law reignites debate

Politics
California towns may just quickly arrange computerized cameras to catch and price ticket speeders on their most deadly streets, if lawmakers go a invoice being offered Tuesday this is positive to reignite debate over velocity cameras in a state the place they're successfully banned. Side road protection advocates and the invoice’s writer, Asm. David Chiu, D-San Francisco, say the cameras can assist reduce the number of deaths on California’s roads, the place more than 1,000 people are killed each year in speed-related crashes. However the era normally attracts a fierce backlash from drivers, who view the cameras as a money cow for native jurisdictions that need to bust any person who strays above the rate restrict. Civil liberties teams ceaselessly lift issues in regards to the cameras’...