Q: In Saline County, MO, I got a ticket for driving while suspended/revoked? What is the punishment for 1st offense?

1 Lawyer Answer
Andrea Rogers
Andrea Rogers
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Eureka, MO
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: If you plead guilty to Driving While Suspended or Revoked, 12 points will be added to your Missouri driving record and your license will be revoked for 1 year, plus you will have to pay a fine. You can hire a traffic law attorney to get your 12-point Driving While Suspended/Revoked ticket reduced to a non-moving, no-point infraction. You will have to pay a fine and court costs, get your license reinstated (or obtain a Limited Driving Privilege/Hardship License), and pay all of the fines for any other outstanding tickets you might have. It can all be taken care of without your having to appear in court.

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