Jupiter, FL asked in Consumer Law, Contracts, Criminal Law and Collections for Florida

Q: I have some legal fines from about 20 years ago that I discovered recently. How can I go about getting these waived?

I have written a letter to the judge with no response.

2 Lawyer Answers
Henry George Ferro
Henry George Ferro
Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Ocala, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Pay the fines or hire a lawyer to file the appropriate motions...good luck!

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Jonathan Blecher
Jonathan Blecher
Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Miami, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Letters to judges generally don’t get the job done, as judges don’t conduct business that way. You’ll need to file an appropriate motion and have it heard in open court.

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