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Re: That Speeding Ticket I got Last May
Bet every CHP car in your area now proudly carries your license plate
number on a piece of tape stuck on it's dashboard.
Seriously, glad to hear you got'em.
"Gaidos, A." wrote:
> After amassing solid evidence that proved conclusively that I was a victim
> of the use and maintenance of a speedtrap here in Santa Cruz county, one of
> the two officers failed to appear. I had them cold under Ca. vehicle code
> 40802 paragraph 2. It says a posted speed limit must be justified by a
> traffic survey report for the use of radar.
> I had two traffic surveys that clearly did not justify the posted speed.
> That proven, section 40803 paragraph a) clearly states all evidence obtained
> through the use and maintenance of a speed trap is inadmissable in court.
> Further, section 40804 states that any officer relying on evidence obtained
> through the use and maintenance of a speed trap is deemed incomptetant as a
> witness. Finally, section 40805 states that no court has the jurisdiction to
> weigh judgement on someone if the evidence was obtained through the use and
> maintenance of a speed trap.
> There were 14 CHP officers in that court room. Even one of the two required
> for my case. I had them, I had them cold and while I am glad to be
> victorious it is an empty victory. I wanted to expose this operation in
> court because it is wrong and 100s of people were fined illegally.
> I had them!!
> Anton J. Gaidos, III
> "If there's one thing ya never know, it's ya never know"
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