Originally Posted by joexr
I don't really think it's a good deterrent. People will lose their licenses because they can't pay the rediculous fines and STILL drive out of necessity.
Just what would you think would be a 'good deterrent'? A stern lecture? A wag of the forefinger?
Just because you can't pay the fine doesn't give you a pass. The court will often arrange for installments. If you can't do the time....and especially if you're stupid enough to hang yourself with a new rope.