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Pro/Con: Banning Fuzzbusters (1978)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1978-06-30

Duration: 00:03:24

Subjects: Louisiana Legislative Session, 1978 | Louisiana. Legislature | Politics | LEGISLATION | Fuzzbusters | Radar in speed limit enforcement | SPEEDING


  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Accardo, Joe Speaker
  • Weaver, Loy Speaker


This segment from the June 30, 1978, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a Pro/Con debate on the banning of fuzzbusters, a device that warns motorists if their speed is being monitored with a radar gun. State Representative Joe Accardo of Laplace speaks in favor of the ban, while State Representative Loy Weaver of Homer speaks against it. Host: Ron Blome