Did not realize it'd expired (thought it was following year). Ticket for this offense says license expiration is 2/28/19. Do I have a case to drop the ticket, since the date on the ticket is not correct (and would indicate license was still valid)? I have since renewed my license (same day, before... Read more »
I called the local township to either possibly have a new court date issued, or to voluntarily appear in court the next session. Was informed by the court clerk that a $799 warrant had been issued for FTA. Was told a new court date couldn't be issued, or voluntarily appear at next session untill... Read more »
It's a range of 0-12 months loss of license and $300 to $1000 in fines if it's a first offense. If second then jail. Your chances of getting lowest grade of that range are with an attorney because it's at the discretion of the prosecutor to extend you a deal or not and then the Court to accept it.
A currently elected and serving elected town council person ordered me from a sidewalk in front of his store during a public event, parade. The reason he made the order is simply that we have different point of view on how government is run and he does not like me. I was in the peaceful act of... Read more »
Indictable is what Jersey refers to felony cases. So NY and PA call felony is what we call indictable, it's same thing. Transferred means that the municipal court that handles disorderly person offenses (misdemeanors) transferred it up to the county superior court that handles indictable crimes...Read more »
They only need probable cause to charge you but they can't testify in court if they didn't witness or observe anything because that's hearsay and they have to prove their case in court beyond reasonable doubt which is much higher standard.
I would like to get an appeal and take this to trial if I could, because I wasn’t really aware what PTI was and I didn’t know that the conviction or charge would still show up as active on my record. I’ve been denied 3 jobs now, and kicked out of school because of this which I believe is... Read more »
Your best bet is to hire a private attorney to take the case to trial because sounds like the public defender's office doesn't feel that they want to spend their time taking your case to trial for whatever reason. If you have a budget for a private attorney then that's your best bet. Good luck!
It depends on the cop. Most will still give you a ticket for unlicensed driver. If you're here for less than a year then you have a good defense to this charge. If more then there's still things that you can do. When I say you I mean with help of an attorney.
Money was confiscated from me, and assumed drug money. I have a receipt showing that I withdrew the same amount of money from a atm,the same day of arrest. Can I get my money back aslong as I have that "Proof"(receipt),and if so,do I have to wait until the case is over with or can a motion be... Read more »
This ticket was issued outside of my apartment on a road that is clearly marked with a sign about a 100 feet from my car saying "PRIVATE ROAD NO THRU TRAFFIC". I believe I am being charged with parking with my car facing oncoming traffic (left side of the road)
Hello,I'd like to know can I file a "Marsden motion"in nj courts?.Also,I recently had a suppression hearing that didn't go in my favor due to ineffective assistance of counsel. I want to hire another attorney, and would like to know would that be wise at this stage?,I believe with another attorney... Read more »
Once suppression motion is over then comes the resolution of the case. After that you should appeal instead of PCR bc you get 45 for an appeal and 5 years of PCR. If the appeal fails then do PCR. At this point of the case you'll likely need the court's permission to switch attorneys.
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