traffic camera http://wvxu.org en Ohio Supreme Court to hear arguments on traffic cameras Wednesday http://wvxu.org/post/ohio-supreme-court-hear-arguments-traffic-cameras-wednesday <p>The Ohio Supreme Court will hear a big case on the red light and speed cameras that some 15 Ohio communities are using.</p><p>The issue is not whether setting up cameras to catch red light runners and speeders is legal. It’s about whether requiring appeals of traffic camera citations to be heard by administrative hearing officers instead of in municipal court is legal. That is how most cities across the country deal with appeals of traffic camera tickets.</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:57:18 +0000 Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) 27802 at http://wvxu.org Allen targets West Carrollton and Trotwood cameras http://wvxu.org/post/allen-targets-west-carrollton-and-trotwood-cameras <p>Cincinnati attorney Mike Allen, who first went after speed cameras in <a href="http://wvxu.org/post/judge-rules-favor-motorists-elmwood-place-camera-case" target="_blank">Elmwood Place</a>, in now filing suit against the cities of West Carrollton and Trotwood, Ohio, on behalf of his clients.</p><p>The complaints alleges among other things:</p><blockquote><p>"The Automated Red Light and Speeding system is invalid and unenforceable because it fails to provide adequate due process to vehicle owners as guaranteed by the Ohio Constitution."</p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 17:13:46 +0000 Ann Thompson 27558 at http://wvxu.org Allen targets West Carrollton and Trotwood cameras The latest stop for a camera lawsuit: Dayton http://wvxu.org/post/latest-stop-camera-lawsuit-dayton <p>Dayton is facing a lawsuit over traffic cameras. It's the third such suit filed by attorney Mike Allen who has battled the villages of <a href="http://wvxu.org/post/judge-rules-favor-motorists-elmwood-place-camera-case" target="_blank">Elmwood Place </a>and New Miami.</p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:54:51 +0000 Ann Thompson 24667 at http://wvxu.org The latest stop for a camera lawsuit: Dayton Judge rules in favor of motorists in Elmwood Place camera case http://wvxu.org/post/judge-rules-favor-motorists-elmwood-place-camera-case <p>Hamilton County Judge Robert Ruehlman has ruled in favor of motorists who are suing Elmwood Place over its automated traffic speed cameras.</p><p>The decision, granting summary judgement, came Thursday and here are some of the highlights.</p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 19:47:06 +0000 Ann Thompson 22185 at http://wvxu.org Judge rules in favor of motorists in Elmwood Place camera case Elmwood Place speed cameras confiscated http://wvxu.org/post/elmwood-place-speed-cameras-confiscated <p align="LEFT">Elmwood Place's speed cameras will soon be in possession of the Hamilton County Sheriff's Department. Judge Robert Ruehlman ordered the cameras confiscated after ruling the village, and the company running them, Optotraffic, did not turn them off after he ordered them to and continued to issue tickets.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 16:35:13 +0000 Ann Thompson 14289 at http://wvxu.org Elmwood Place speed cameras confiscated