Q: What exactly happens at a court hearing for a 2nd traffic violation and will I need to hire an attorney or lawyer?
Today I got pulled over for failing to come to a complete stop at a stop sign but ended up getting written up for that and also for an expired license. This is my second traffic violation because my first citation was made for going 6 over the speed limit. I looked up the consequences for driving with an expired license on google and it mentioned a fine to pay as well as jail time for about 14 days I believe, however, I was only given a fine for the stop sign violation and because it is my second violating, I have to show up to court and I’m a bit nervous because I’ve never dealt with this before so I’m not sure how serious this is. This also all took place on a military base so I’m also not sure if that has an affect on anything.
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