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Declan O’Scanlon

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Proposed Legislation Would Protect NJ Drivers From Out-Of-State Speed, Red Light Cameras

New Jersey drivers may no longer have to worry about out-of-state speed and red light cameras.

07/15/2014

Routes 1 & 9 and the New Jersey Turnpike - Jersey City, NJ - Jan 4, 2012 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

New Jersey Boosts Fines For Left Lane Hogs; Worst Case? $300

Gov. Chris Christie signed legislation Wednesday increasing the fine for failing to keep right or failure to observe traffic lanes.

08/08/2013

A sign indicating a red light camera - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

New Jersey’s Red Light Cameras Remain In Effect, As Measure To Reform System Stalls

The sponsor of a measure to reform the system has put it on hold after police and engineering officials called for changes to rules about the duration of yellow lights and the elimination of tickets for failing to make a complete stop before turning right on red.

02/11/2013

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Assemblyman: Some NJ Red Light Camera Contacts Go Beyond Pilot Program

One New Jersey Assemblyman noticed something when he was pouring over the agreements between municipalities and red light camera operators.

10/05/2012

Traffic light turns yellow at the intersection of Kennedy Boulevard and Communipaw Avenue in Jersey City, N.J. (credit: CBS 2)

NJ Lawmaker To Introduce Bill Increasing Length Of Yellow Lights At Intersections

Drivers in the Garden State said they’re facing a problem at red light cameras — not being able to make it through the yellow fast enough.

09/21/2012

Dave Warden shows off marijuana seen at a dispensery - Los Angeles, CA - Oct 19, 2009 (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Monmouth Co. Assemblyman Tries To Help Medical Marijuana Facilities Open

It’s been a tough go for state approved medical marijuana facilities trying to open in New Jersey.

01/12/2012

Red light camera video of an intersection in Linden, NJ. (credit: YouTube)

NJ Assemblyman Questioning Use Of Red Light Cameras After Footage Of Crashes Posted On YouTube

In several cases, drivers can be seen going through red lights and then slamming on their brakes to avoid a collision with another car.

01/07/2012