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Judge OKs traffic fines settlement: As many as 53,500 drivers could share $1.5M

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A judge gave preliminary approval Wednesday to a settlement capped at

$1.5 million to be divided among as many as 53,500 drivers to resolve the lawsuit involving Fargo's illegal traffic fines.


Under the agreement, drivers would pocket up to 65 percent of the difference between the excessive fines they paid the city and those allowed by state law.

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