North Chicago, IL asked in Car Accidents and Traffic Tickets for Illinois

Q: in a car accident and received 2 ticket for uninsured vehicle and expired registration can the tickets be thrown out?

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Theodore J. Harvatin
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  • Traffic Tickets Lawyer
  • Springfield, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: If should purchase insurance and bring proof to court. They would provide you court supervision and fine you but you would avoid a no insurance conviction, which would cause a suspension of your license.

Note: you will have to purchase SR 22 coverage, in addition to your regular insurance.

Also, this late insurance will not cover you for the accident. if IDOT determines you were at fault, your driver's license could be suspended unless you pay the damages, or enter into a payment plan or file bankruptcy.

Go renew your registration, That one is a minor problem.

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