May 27, 2005
Six inches was all it took for a man to win his appeal of a speeding ticket. Paul Mertz claims he went 59 mph in a 35-mph zone because a speed limit sign was six inches too small. No, sir. You missed the sign because you were going so damn fast. And a state appeals court tossed common sense out the window.
"Man Fights Speeding Ticket On Basis Of Sign Size"