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red-light cameras

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Tickets issued due to red-light cameras are illegal, says Florida court

An appeals court decides that in Florida, private companies that operate red-light cameras have no right to send out tickets.

By October 21, 2014

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Red light cameras outside ER make some sick

A Florida city decides that it doesn't matter if you're rushing to ER. It will still send you a ticket for running a red light.

By March 16, 2014

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Smarter Driver: Why red light cameras work

They are controversial to say the least, but they do get drivers' attention. CNET's Brian Cooley explains how these cameras are reducing fatal red light accidents in many towns and cities in the US.

By February 3, 2014

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Florida police use cameras to track cars in red-light districts

In the infamous town of Sanford, Fla., police decide to photograph license plates of those suspected of seeking out prostitutes and then send the registered owners of the cars a warning letter.

By October 15, 2013

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Flashing license plate frame counteracts red light cameras

A smart license plate frame outwits red light cameras by making itself too bright for the photo to turn out.

By October 15, 2012

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Red light camera myths debunked

A TV station in Florida investigated claims that red light cameras increase rear-end collisions and that yellow lights are shortened to trap more drivers.

By May 4, 2012

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Red light citations spike before traffic cameras turn off

Motorists probably incorrectly thought traffic cameras were turned off when they blew through these red lights, say Albuquerque police.

By January 16, 2012

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The city where red light cameras ticket cars that have stopped

In Denver, red light cameras are ticketing cars that are stopped, but whose tires are marginally over the white limit line.

By November 4, 2011

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New algorithm can predict red-light runners

Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology have found a way to figure out when you're likely to blow through that red light you're fast approaching in your car.

By December 1, 2011

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Is this the end for red light cameras?

While the LA Police Commission is lobbying to have all of LA's red light cameras taken down, authorities in the U.K. decide to reveal to the public which cameras are merely cash cows.

By June 26, 2011