traffic camera http://wmub.org en The latest stop for a camera lawsuit: Dayton http://wmub.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://wmub.org The latest stop for a camera lawsuit: Dayton Judge rules in favor of motorists in Elmwood Place camera case http://wmub.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://wmub.org Judge rules in favor of motorists in Elmwood Place camera case Elmwood Place speed cameras confiscated http://wmub.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://wmub.org Elmwood Place speed cameras confiscated Judge: Elmwood Place can't collect from camera speeding tickets http://wmub.org/post/judge-elmwood-place-cant-collect-camera-speeding-tickets <P>Elmwood Place has received a second blow to its traffic enforcement cameras. Tue, 12 Mar 2013 19:28:06 +0000 Ann Thompson 10196 at http://wmub.org Judge: Elmwood Place can't collect from camera speeding tickets Why bipartisan group of lawmakers wants a ban on traffic enforcement cameras http://wmub.org/post/why-bipartisan-group-lawmakers-wants-ban-traffic-enforcement-cameras <p>Last week's decision by a Hamilton County judge ordering Elmwood Place to stop using its traffic enforcement cameras is giving new energy to a group of Ohio lawmakers who want a statewide ban,<a href="http://www.legislature.state.oh.us/bills.cfm?ID=130_HB_69"> House Bill 69</a>, on the devices.</p><p>Several state representatives at a news conference in Elmwood Place Monday said the cameras pose a couple of problems:</p><p>First there's <strong>the</strong> <strong>money grab argument.</strong> That's the position laid out by Democratic State Rep. Dale Mallory of Cincinnati.</p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 20:25:11 +0000 Mark Heyne 10164 at http://wmub.org Why bipartisan group of lawmakers wants a ban on traffic enforcement cameras