Hoffman Estates, IL asked in Insurance Defense, Traffic Tickets and Appeals / Appellate Law for Illinois

Q: I received a no insurance ticket and I had insurance when is court date set?

The ticketing officer said no court was required and the ticket I received didn't have a court date it happened on 12-16-11 and a collection agency is wanting money from me when I had insurance the paper they sent me when I disputed the collection claim showing my ticket but the tick I received and the ticket on the paper they sent me were not the same it said court at 1-4-12 not even 3 weeks after the "offense" I also didn't sign the ticket. I want my license and I don't want to pay $4000 to do it

1 Lawyer Answer
Brandon K. Davis
Brandon K. Davis
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Waukegan, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Because you were insured at the time, you should obtain proof of insurance from the date of the ticket by calling your insurance company. A motion should be filed to bring the case back in front of a judge to show proof of compliance and ask that the ticket be dismissed. An attorney can assist you with this process or possibly handle it on your behalf.

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