Kankakee, IL asked in Traffic Tickets for Illinois

Q: Is it legal/valid to have a traffic warrant mailed with no judge signature or courthouse stamped?

Knowing i went to court i didnt miss but my bond on the paper said $150 when i was took from my residence i got told at the jail my bond was $1000 i got a small reduction bonded out for $528.

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Jeremy Wang

Answered
  • Traffic Tickets Lawyer
  • Rolling Meadows, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: At best you may have been notified that a criminal bench warrant was issued for your arrest. The original signed and court clerk stamped warrant should be in your Court file.

Juan Ooink

Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Your question is a little confusing. It seems that you were arrested and posted bond. How you received knowledge of the warrant is not an issue. You should hire an attorney to assist you with any pending criminal matter. The sooner you hire an attorney the better.

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