Doylestown, PA asked in Traffic Tickets for Pennsylvania

Q: NJ Driver. Got a stop sign ticket. Should I plea it to a 3111(a) or non-moving violation? Will 3111a be reported to NJ?

NJ and insurance charges 2 pts for all out of state moving violations

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Ellis B. Klein
Ellis B. Klein
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A: You should definitely plead not guilty and go to court as any moving violation in Pennsylvania, and even some non-moving violations like 3111 A do transfer as points to New Jersey. Even though 3111a is considered a non-moving violation in Pennsylvania, New Jersey considers this a moving violation and will assigned two points to your license. There are other tickets out there that do not transfer and an experienced traffic defense lawyer would assist you in getting just a fine and no points. If you are from out of county, many judges will allow a lawyer to go in your place to work it out.

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