Hayward, CA asked in Traffic Tickets, Criminal Law and Civil Rights for California

Q: i was issued a ticket for driving on a suspended license expired registration i missed the courtdate do i have a warran

1 Lawyer Answer
Douglas Hugh Ridley
Douglas Hugh Ridley
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Ventura, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: If you were issued an infraction or misdemeanor for driving on a suspended license and do not show up for the court date, the court will issue a warrant. It will probably be immediate, but there could be a slight processing delay (especially with Covid). The best solution is to go to that court's clerks office and get yourself back on calendar to clear the warrant. If you want assistance, or are uncomfortable going in than you can have an attorney appear for you in many cases.

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