By Sukey Lewis
California’s amnesty program for unpaid traffic tickets is just over a month old, but already courts have
been swamped with applications from residents eager to get fines forgiven or reduced.
Los Angeles County, which has the largest court system in the state, processed 18,000 participation forms
in the past 30 days, bringing in $1.3 million in fees and revenue.
But there is still a significant backlog in many courts across the state.