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NMA E-Newsletter #332: The Future of Police/Community Relations

Posted on May 24th, 2015 in , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #332: The Future of Police/Community Relations
By John Bowman, NMA Vice President I recently had the privilege of speaking at a regional meeting of state motorcycle riders associations. A few minutes into my presentation an audience member stood up and forcefully objected to what he thought were ...

NMA E-Newsletter #331: The Tradeoffs of Driverless Cars

Posted on May 17th, 2015 in , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #331: The Tradeoffs of Driverless Cars
No development in the auto industry has attracted more attention lately than the prospect of driverless cars. And with good reason. Driverless car advocates promise many potential benefits including safer roads, less congestion, greater mobility and convenience, and lower insurance ...

NMA E-Newsletter #330: About ‘About Us’

Posted on May 10th, 2015 in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #330: About ‘About Us’
Most websites, particularly those offering a product or service, have an About Us section. That is where curious online viewers can learn more about the website sponsor, albeit through a controlled narrative. For an advocacy organization like the NMA, About Us ...

NMA E-Newsletter #329: We’ve Been Here Before–A Call for a Modern Day NMSL of 65 MPH

Posted on May 3rd, 2015 in , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #329: We’ve Been Here Before–A Call for a Modern Day NMSL of 65 MPH
The American Trucking Associations (ATA) is, in its own words, a federation of 50 affiliated state trucking associations and industry-related conferences/councils. It claims to be the voice of the U.S. trucking industry and, apparently now, for all U.S. vehicular traffic. ...

NMA E-Newsletter#328: SCOTUS Ruling May Limit Use of Drug Dogs

Posted on April 26th, 2015 in , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter#328: SCOTUS Ruling May Limit Use of Drug Dogs
The U.S. Supreme Court’s record on motorists’ rights has been a mixed bag lately, so we’re pleased with the court’s latest pro-motorist decision in Rodriguez v. U.S. In Rodriguez, handed down last week, the court ruled that police may not prolong ...

NMA E-Newsletter #327: Did You Know Your Car is Copyright Protected?

Posted on April 19th, 2015 in , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #327: Did You Know Your Car is Copyright Protected?
Time was when you could tune up your car with a few simple tools, a Chilton’s manual and some elbow grease. Not anymore. Today you almost need an IT degree just to pop the hood. And there’s a good reason ...

NMA E-Newsletter #326: We Must Stop National ALPR Push Now!

Posted on April 12th, 2015 in , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #326: We Must Stop National ALPR Push Now!
We predicted it would happen. A year after the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) scuttled plans to build its own nationwide database of vehicle license plate data, the agency is seeking bids from private contractors to provide the agency access ...

NMA E-Newsletter #325: 2015 First Quarter Legislative Update

Posted on April 5th, 2015 in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #325: 2015 First Quarter Legislative Update
The NMA continues to advocate for motorists’ rights at the national, state and local level. Legislatures across the country took up a broad range of motorists’ issues in the first quarter of 2015. Here’s a brief summary of the driving-related ...

NMA E-Newsletter #324: Court Innovations Will Create More Fergusons

Posted on March 29th, 2015 in , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #324: Court Innovations Will Create More Fergusons
Editor’s Note: Last week’s newsletter described the Court Innovations system, an online interface that lets ticket recipients plea bargain remotely without having to show up in court. Sounds convenient, but it really amounts to a way for the courts to ...

NMA E-Newsletter #323: Sacrificing Rights in the Name of Efficiency (and Money)

Posted on March 22nd, 2015 in , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on NMA E-Newsletter #323: Sacrificing Rights in the Name of Efficiency (and Money)
The NMA’s ever vigilant Michigan contingent sent us this article about a startup company that has made it even easier for the traffic justice system to hoover up your hard-earned money. The company, Court Innovations, has developed a web-based app ...




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