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Settlement reached class actions red-light lawsuit

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(KTVI) – A judge approves an $18-million dollar settlement in class-action lawsuits challenging Missouri’s red-light camera laws. It still unclear what effect the settlement will have on continuing red-light camera enforcement.

Our partners at the Post-Dispatch report this is a significant step in an ongoing legal showdown between cities which argue that cameras improve safety and drivers who see them as devices designed primarily to make money.