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2 Answers | Asked in Car Accidents and Traffic Tickets for New Jersey on
Q: I am Truck driver and I hit a parked truck at the receiving parking lot with no driver in the other truck.

The parked truck was in my blind spot but later the other driver came to the scene and called the cops and they gave me a careless driving ticket. Should I fight it

Eric Aretsky, Esq.
Eric Aretsky, Esq. answered on Feb 18, 2020


Yes, you should retain an experienced traffic ticket lawyer to represent you. A lawyer may be able to prevent points being assessed against your license. Our traffic ticket lawyers are available to assist you.

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for Illinois on
Q: My cell phone was lost/ stolen while being arrested can I sue the police department for negligence?

The police arrested me without telling me that I was going to be arrested, and I couldn't put my cell phone away and I believe at the scene of my arrest my cell phone was stolen/lost. After I was boned out my cell phone wasnt returned to me. Can I sue the police or will they replace or write me a... Read more »

Juan Ooink
Juan Ooink answered on Feb 18, 2020

You could always try and file a law suit against the police, but these types of law suits are rarely successful.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Illinois on
Q: Son got improper passing on right while on I-88. Code 11-704(a). But that road has 2 or more lanes, so how is it illegal

Ticketed by unmarked police car who claimed he was traveling 76 (in 70) while being passed on right. Warning for speeding 1-10 over. Son will request bench trial, but should he NOT request court supervision because of the seemingly bogus "passing on right"?

Juan Ooink
Juan Ooink answered on Feb 18, 2020

It seems to me that there may be more to this story, but on its face, it seems that this ticket will not stand up in court. If he really wants to fight this ticket, he should hire an attorney to assist him. The sooner an attorney is hire, the better.

1 Answer | Asked in Landlord - Tenant, Real Estate Law and Small Claims for Florida on
Q: What size of "holes" in walls are considered normal wear & tear? Landlord claims we damaged/ruined walls w/ sloppy work

We used anchors to hang TVs, pictures etc. and we did our absolute best to try and patch up and paint over however each and every patch/repaint location was marked by our landlord for as he puts it "repairing all the walls that were damaged with the sloppy patching you did throughout the entire... Read more »

Seril L Grossfeld
Seril L Grossfeld answered on Feb 18, 2020

Well we don't have any statutory authority of what actually defines normal wear and tear. I would think holes in the wall would not be normal wear and tear but that depends on the overall condition and what your landlord has to do to cover up the attempted repairing of the holes. For future... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in DUI / DWI for California on
Q: In California can the passenger In a DUI manslaughter case be charged with anything
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow answered on Feb 18, 2020

more info needed

as a rule no but a lawyer would have to hear all the facts.

depending on the facts, you may want to reconsider discussing this in an open forum

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