Chief Magistrate Brenda Di Ioia rules the courtroom in Speeders Fights Back, a show that details the far-fetched and hilarious things people say in court to get out of a ticket.
Di Ioia is tough but fair, and will do anything she can to make people feel comfortable in her courtroom.
One time, a guy requested that she hold his lucky elephant figurine in her hand while she gave her ruling and she obliged.
Di Ioia recalls, I still found him guilty, elephant and all!
When it comes to weaseling out of a ticket, shes heard every excuse in the book, including one from a speeding cab driver who claimed his passenger could testify about his speedometer, only the passenger was blind.
Another time, a guilty dude claimed the only reason a cop pulled him over was because he had a mohawk.
Speeders Fight Back premieres today (Oct. 16) on truTV.
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