Drivers circumnavigating the Law with Smart phone App Smart Phone App Driver, Arrested in Washington

Drivers circumnavigating the Law with Smart phone App Smart Phone App Driver, Arrested in Washington

The D.C. Taxicab Commission is wasting no time showing Uber, the hybrid taxi-limousine service, who’s boss. An Uber car was impounded and its driver was ticketed this morning as part of a sting operation, said the commission chairman, Ron Linton. The action comes two days after Linton said in a commission meeting that he considered the service to be operating illegally. Linton played a key role in the morning sting, hailing a car using Uber’s smartphone app then directing it to the Mayflower Hotel, where city hack inspectors were waiting. The driver, identified as Virginia resident Ridha Ben-Amara, was ticketed for four violations — not holding a chauffeur license, driving an unlicensed vehicle, not having proof of insurance and charging an improper fare. The violations carry combined fines of $1,650. “It kind of serves as a message to the others that are doing this, they’...

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