Reality TV World People News   Ratings News   Scheduling News   Application News   Spoiler News
Show Updates   Features & Interviews   Image Gallery   Message Boards   Shows Listing


Woman gets $130 ticket for driving with dog on lap

UPI News Service, 06/03/2013 

An Oregon woman said she plans to contest a $160 ticket she was issued for driving with her 9-pound dog on her lap.

Diane Martin said she was driving with her husband and had the silky terrier, Barney, on her lap Thursday when she was pulled over in Beaverton by an officer who told her it was unsafe to have the dog on her lap while behind the wheel, KGW-TV, Portland, Ore., reported Monday.

Martin was issued a $160 ticket.

"I think it's ridiculous. I think it's ridiculous and 'Barney' does too. He likes to have fresh air once in awhile and he likes to look out the window, and by golly, if he needs to get on somebody's lap to do it, but it's not always my lap. I'm a safe driver. I abide by the rules," Martin said.

Martin said she plans to contest the fine in court later this month.

Reality TV World now offers Facebook Comments on our stories. To post a comment, log into Facebook and then 'Add' your comment. To report spam or abuse, click the 'X' in the upper right corner of the comment box.

Get more Reality TV World! Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook or add our RSS feed.

Copyright 2013 United Press International, Inc. (UPI). Any repr

Take Our User Survey

Page generated Sun May 29, 2016 1:50 am in 1.1971290111542 seconds

About Reality TV World   •   Advertise on Reality TV World  •   Contact Reality TV World  •   Privacy Policy   •   RSS Feed

Page fetched in 1.2244238853455 seconds