At last July 3, the producer Alex Cavalcante, known surfer from the region north of the country, was fined by the State DMV in the city of Par Salinpolis, considered the capital of surf in the state. Cavalcante was "framed" in Article 235 / 69473 of the code of Trnsito Brasileiro, which penalizes those who "Leading people, animals or cargo in the outer parts of the vehicle, except in surfboard cases duly authorized. " According to the report of the pr priority surfer, this day he usually drove his Palio Fire when a guard approached him and asked trnsito documents. Cavalcante had everything on time and was released shortly thereafter. at the Para had forgotten the episdio but at last July 23 was surprised at home with polmica below: "Driving charge in the outer parts of the vehicle. " The fine, which is considered severe, salt: R $ 127. 69. Alex Cavalcante est angry and defends himself: "The 'burden' refers to the DMV if it's my surfboard, which measures 1. 65 meters (5'9'') and was duly tied with ribbons and extensors a rack fixed, "he asks the surfer. "In other words, from the DMV today discriminates against all sports athletes with board for conducting their equipment in racks, sold legally in concessionrias of vehicles and also in specialty stores throughout the automotive accessories state Parrdquo; criticizes Cavalcante. "Last year I came to stop ene found no problem. The guards threatened to fine me for carrying surfboards, but I called my lawyer and situao be fixed right away. After I learned of at least three similar cases, "says Alex. The Para promised to appeal the infrastructure based on the resolution of numbers 577/81 CONTRAN, which legitimizes the use of the automobile as leads to the practice of sports. In an article on the site Trnsito Brazil, a Lieutenant of the Military Police of the State of So Paulo de Araujo Julyver Modesto, legislao of trnsito specialist, discusses the legality of carrying surfboards on the car. "In the case of the surfboard cases or hang-gliding, h it is found in the provisions Resoluon 577/81 (. . ) That allows the transport of equipment and utilities indivisveis stuck with appropriate supports duly posted at the top of the foreign body, may exceed in, however, the width and the total length of the vehicle, not just to prevent the driver's visibility, "says Araujo. That is, to be fined on the boards should be fastened to racks fixed to impede the vision of the driver and tambmno exceed the values ??front , side and rear of the vehicle. Alex Cavalcante ensures that your 5'9''was within these requirements. "legally via J'm using my lawyer and as far as possible, by assuring me legally means of an injunction for new absurdities like this are committed by the one who should supervise properly trnsito, eno bear both unprepared, "he concludes. Cavalcante works with surfing 27 years ago and cut all along the coast of Pará In spite of the waves in search of regional river Amazon. Throughout this time on the road, the first time receiving a fine as this. Minimum of 1024x768 resolution Copyright 2011, Terra Networks SA - Get to know other countries on Earth. . . .