Four people are dead in two separate accidents in Central Ohio. In Pataskala, investigators say a head-on collision on East Broad took three lives. One vehicle crossed the center line. Early this morning, the driver of a pick-up truck was killed when he slammed into a tree in a residential area south of Route 104 [...]
Red Light Camera Challenge Gains Supporters
Nearly 30 state lawmakers and two civil liberties groups are backing a driverâ€™s challenge to traffic cameras that’s going before the Ohio Supreme Court.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio and The 1851 Center for Constitutional Law are among groups that have filed legal briefs this week urging the state’s high court to uphold a lower-court ruling in favor of a driver who said the city of Toledo usurped the judicial system and violated the driverâ€™s constitutional rights to due process..
Supporters say cameras stretch police resources and make communities safer. Opponents charge that they violate rights and are meant mainly to raise revenue.