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October 13, 2011 7:35 AM

Sheriff's clerk tries to fix speeding ticket for teen by faxing to newspaper

St. Clair County (Illinois) Sheriff's Department records clerk Joann Reed wanted a speeding ticket for the son of a deputy dismissed, but she didn't go to a judge or jury in traffic court. She accidentally faxed the request to the News-Democrat's newsroom.

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