Convicted of speeding tickets in Springfield I was never in Springfield so idk how they figure it was me. So my dl has been suspended was just wondering how I go about fighting these tickets and getting my dl back
That is a complicated issue that sometimes comes up when there has been identity theft. There probably is a way to get those taken off your driving record and clear that suspension from your license but it will not be easy. I would contact an attorney in the Springfield area to help you with...Read more »
1st speeding ticket I was 16. I got court supervision, fines and traffic class.
I am now 21, work on an ambulance and need this to go away. I just bought a 2017 Ford Fusion this week and damn, totally not used to it. It felt like I was going 60 but I guess I was going 99 in a 65 on the... Read more »
You have a serious case here which can impact your driving privileges. It is also technically a misdemeanor offeense as charged. You need to consult with a lawyer. The goal ultimately would be to try and get it reduced to a petty offense but that will not be easy given the speed.
Probably, however, this ticket needs to be handled properly. Normally, license suspension/revocations occur when you receive multiple convictions. If you are eligible to receive "court supervision" and do in fact receive it on this citation that should keep the Secretary of State from suspending...Read more »
If you were already released on bond you would normally not be taken into custody unless you somehow violated the conditions of your bond. However, it is possible the prosecutor's office would seek to increase your bond depending on the cause of your revocation and other factors. Typically...Read more »
I was told if I pay the fine then I don't have to appear at the next court date, so I wonder if on the next 3 months I don't get another ticket when I appear at the next court date, the fine will be waived?
You should check with your attorney or the clerk's office. However, the fine is usually a condition of the supervision and not waived. Sounds like you will have to pay that unless you were told otherwise by the court.
Cop also messed up the ticket. He told me to my face no court is required and marked no court required on my ticket. Then i go to find out by kendall county that i do have to go to court. I read about jail time and excessive fees. What do u thik will happen since its my first time??
Exceeding the posted speed limit by 26 mph or more is considered a misdemeanor offense. It is certainly more serious than your typical traffic ticket and can have serious consequences for your driving privileges. While jail time is technically possible it is extremely, extremely rare unless...Read more »
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