Q: Had court date but pandemic came. Wasn’t given a court date and license for suspended
I got scheduled a court date for 39:3-40 back in March for my insurance I believe. Pandemic came and they scheduled it again for June but courts weren’t open. Just paid that ticket from the courts and it was $153 plus $33 court fees. Before me paying that ticket, I got pulled over again for my registration and license being suspended due to me not being able to go to court. The tickets are 39:3-40 and 39:5-35. The cop let me drive away though so should I be worried about losing my license? I also recently paid the $100 for my registration to get reinstated today. What should I expect?
That sounds frustrating. I doubt you will lose your license. In all likelihood, you will show up at the mandated hearing, explain what happened to the prosecutor and if you can show proof that everything is in good order (ie. license is back in good standing, registration is good, etc.), they will probably let you go with a PBJ. You may want to consider getting a lawyer to help you through the process, but I sincerely doubt you will lose your license (unless you have an atrocious record, that is).
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