Now that you can pump your own gas in Oregon, New Jersey remains the last holdout

10 Jan
Gas pumpEarlier this year, Oregon enacted legislation that allows most residents to pump their own gas. That only a few weeks ago Oregonians had to sit idle while someone else topped off their tanks may come as a shock to residents of all but one other state: New Jersey. The Garden State is the only state to outlaw the practice, and it’s not doing...

Oregon cedes freedom of speech case against red light camera critic

9 Dec
red light runners in los angelesIt is, perhaps, human nature to harbor grandiose dreams of fighting a traffic ticket, even to the point of arguing before a local judge. For the past four years, however, an Oregon man has taken that fantasy to extreme levels, ultimately resulting in the state’s senior assistant attorney general admitting in federal court that the state...