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Bellingham : WA : USA | Jun 29, 2011 at 10:23 PM PDT
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KING 5: Eyman expects ripple effect of red light camera vote

The driver ran a red light intersection cameras filming has recently become the focus of opposition attacks, critics say, the camera may encourage drivers to take a very contingency measures to avoid being photographed, but caused a car accident, dangerous.

ABC reported, critics say, the camera caused harm than good.

According to the National Conference of State Legislatures (National Conference of State Legislatures) statistics, nine states have banned the use of such cameras, several other states are considered by law, be limited.

Statistics show that in 2005 the federal survey shows that while during the investigation turn or intersection crashes decreased by 16%, but the Crash events increased 24%.

Los Angeles court ruled that because there is no live witnesses to prove that the driver violation, the court does not accept the use of photographs as evidence to punish the driver.

Los Angeles to open a ticket by camera photos, but refuses to pay half of the orders, payment orders were not, and will not be punished, but the city each year are now facing unpopular cameras, spent 1.5 million yuan .

Longview, Washington residents can Souty (Josh Sutinen) is pushing a plan to prohibit the city's red light and speed camera shooting using.He said that to ensure Jiaotonganquan, there are better ways, for example, you can use radar, display speed, and adjust the yellow and red seconds poor way.

Washington beringen rare (Bellingham), 7,000 people signed a petition against shooting red light cameras, Raymond (Redmond) residents are still collecting signatures of people.Mengluo (Monroe) residents to demand a poll to decide whether to adopt the camera.Mukilteo, Washington has removed the camera.

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