A “Twist” on the MUTCD Traffic Ticket Technicality?

Written by Gregory Monte. I have written almost 20 blog posts showing how to use the Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) to beat varies types of traffic tickets.  I even offer a free PDF which specifically applies this method so you can see how it all works.  You can find a link to … Continue reading A “Twist” on the MUTCD Traffic Ticket Technicality?

How I Beat a Ridiculous Stop Sign Ticket (Part Two)

This is the second installment by a reader of my blog who unfairly received a stop sign ticket last summer. You can review his initial post here where he describes how/why he got the ticket and his initial search to find a way to beat it. Today he details his use of the Federal Manual … Continue reading How I Beat a Ridiculous Stop Sign Ticket (Part Two)

The Easiest Way to Beat a Traffic Ticket – Use the Federal MUTCD

Written by Gregory Monte. If you check my blog archives you will see that I have written 18 posts which discuss how the Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) can be used to beat a traffic ticket (speeding, stop sign, red light, etc.).  If you want to take a deep dive into this topic, … Continue reading The Easiest Way to Beat a Traffic Ticket – Use the Federal MUTCD

The Motor Vehicle Statute That Trumps Them All.

Written by Gregory Monte. If you want to learn about an interesting way to beat a speeding ticket – even if you actually were speeding – keep reading.  This particular strategy will almost always work, but it does depend on one aspect of the circumstances surrounding your ticket.  For the strategy to be effective, there must … Continue reading The Motor Vehicle Statute That Trumps Them All.

Street Signs on Stop Sign Poles – Legal and Enforceable?

Written by Gregory Monte. When it comes to traffic regulation, all states have adopted either the Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) or a similar state version of the same. This means that a state must follow the very strict guidelines specified in that manual if it hopes to enforce any traffic restriction … Continue reading Street Signs on Stop Sign Poles – Legal and Enforceable?

Ticket for a Nonconforming Traffic Sign/Signal?

Written by Gregory Monte. One of the best ways to beat a ticket is to show that the traffic-control device you were accused of violating was not installed/placed in conformance with the Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD).  The MUTCD covers common violations like speeding and stop signs, but it also applies to … Continue reading Ticket for a Nonconforming Traffic Sign/Signal?