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The car does look practically new, but that's not the point. I get very angry when police overstep their authority and violate my rights, even if it is a minor transgression. Bottom line is that I was stopped without valid probable cause.
My position is that if application of a law is dependent on the model year of the vehicle, it is the duty and responsibility of a police officer to make that determination BEFORE making a traffic stop. If the model year cannot be determined by sight it is trivial for him/her to do so by running the license plate. (The state does not issue special stickers for exempt vehicles, and I was told that lack of a sticker would be treated the same way as an expired sticker - so removal of the expired sticker would not have made a difference.)
->Posting last edited on Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:12:35.
Posts in this Thread:
- Driving Etiquette, flashing lights front and rear..., Cary, Mon, 23 Apr 2018 16:40:38
- Re: Driving Etiquette, flashing lights front and rear..., Craig, Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:23:58
- I flash lights to warn off radar traps/police ahead..., Scott Paterson , Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:55:47
- Re: Driving Etiquette, flashing lights front and rear..., GFW3pedals , Tue, 24 Apr 2018 06:31:14
- Re: Driving Etiquette, flashing lights front and rear..., bobc , Tue, 24 Apr 2018 07:21:39
- No, hazards only when stopped for me, GFW3pedals , Tue, 24 Apr 2018 09:05:48
- Flashers under 40, Cary, Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:47:20
- Hazards while driving..., Scott Paterson , Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:15:59
- maximize my visibility to others, bobc , Wed, 25 Apr 2018 08:41:50
- Re: No, hazards only when stopped for me, Snowmobile , Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:29:52
- Re: Driving Etiquette, flashing lights front and rear..., Saab88, Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:56:03
- Re: Driving Etiquette, flashing lights front and rear..., EGD , Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:52:19
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