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Re: Ticket help

In a message dated 9/16/99 3:42:05 AM Pacific Daylight Time, 
alexaudi@kki.net.pl writes:

> Not being an American my opinion here is probably not worth even the
>  proverbial $0.02, but this law sounds nonsense to me. What if the light
>  turned yellow 0.1 seconds before I entered intersection? Over here the law
>  says you may not enter the intersection at yellow, _unless_ you'd have to
>  make a panic stop. 

Personally I always thought that the reason for the yellow light was to warn 
you of the upcoming red.  If you MUST stop for the yellow, then that depletes 
the purpose of the yellow light.  It would be just as simple to have a Green 
and Red light.