Arizona Finally Dumps Speed Cameras

from the thanks-for-the-memories dept

While there have been serious political efforts for quite some time to have Arizona get rid of its hated highway speed cameras that generated automatic tickets for drivers going more than 10 mph over the speed limit, it looks like it finally has succeeded. Aaron Martin-Colby alerts us to the news that the state has officially informed Redflex, the provider of the cameras, that it will not be renewing its contract. This would be the same Redflex that the state just happened to give an innovation award to just a few months ago. Mixed messages there. Of course, it sounds like this is just for the speed cameras, not necessarily redlight cameras... (which Redflex also makes).
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  1. identicon
    Anonymous Coward, 7 May 2010 @ 2:56pm

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    and I am not encouraging people to break the laws either. I am encouraging people to make the government change them. but we must be aggressive, non violent, but very aggressive, organized, and we need huge amounts of people to participate.

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