Another Shady DL Checkpoint

It looks like FMPD was doing a driver’s license checkpoint this morning. The legality of checkpoints is very limited, they have been upheld for DUI checkpoints under certain circumstances, but as far as I know, nothing else. That means that every person that got stopped by the checkpoint was having their rights violated by the police department. Any charges that would stem from an illegal checkpoint I can challenge in court. So they are literally wasting our money to operate this checkpoint and harass dozens of people trying to get to work. It was substantially backed up when I drove by a little while ago…


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