Atlanta, GA asked in Car Accidents for Florida

Q: can The dmv suspend my license because of an accident I did not cause ?

My ex boyfriend got into an accident in my car the insurance went out the same day the accident occurred just at 12 am I was not the driver or even in the car and the dmv suspended my license and they are trying to make me pay the Falange due to other vechicles before I can get my license back it’s been a year since

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Charles M. Baron

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  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Hollywood, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: You are writing from Atlanta, so I assume you're talking about the Georgia "DMV" as the entity that suspended your license, rather than the Fla. DHSMV. If that's the case, you need to ask a Georgia attorney. Your post came in under the category Car Accidents in Florida. Even if the accident occurred in Fla., it's still a Georgia law issue if it's a Georgia license. Re-post as best you can to get the attention of Georgia attorneys, even if you have to indicate Car Accidents in Georgia (and you can then explain that the accident was in Fla.) Also, you appear to have a typo - "Falange", whatever that is.

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