A German man was stopped by police after he was clocked doing 40mph down a high street in a tuned-up electric wheelchair.
Miami, Florida, authorities charged CNN personality Larry King with grand larceny in December 1971. The 38-year-old King could not afford to pay back a financier for whom he was working. The judge threw out the larceny charge as it was beyond the statute of limitations. However, King pleaded no contest to one count of writing bad checks.