Mark Oakley's answer 13-410(h) only provides that you may return a license plate by mail. I cannot see how you can violate that provision as it neither prohibits nor requires action. Generally, however, violations regarding tags and registration do not carry points or impact your drivers license, as they are not considered moving violations and do not carry jail.
Lee Eidelberg's answer Points did not transfer from Pennsylvania to Maryland for a speeding violation, although a conviction in Pennsylvania can appear on your Maryland driving record. You'd be best to confer with a Pennsylvania attorney to determine whether the expense and effort are worth fighting a ticket, depending on the specific facts and circumstances concerning your citation.
Mark Oakley's answer You can only obtain legal tags from the MVA. You cannot purchase tags from a private party. There’s really no excuse or explanation for not knowing this. Anything you say will be simply unbelievable. The only thing is to get your car legally registered, bring proof to court, and say you will never do this again. Ask for a “probation before judgment” to avoid a conviction. Or hire a lawyer.
Mark Oakley's answer Request a trial and NOT a waiver hearing, if these tickets are payable fines. If either ticket you received is not payable (e.g., "MA" or "Must Appear") then don't pay any ticket as they will all be scheduled for trial together and you'll receive a date. Hire a lawyer. These tickets are defensible.
Mark Oakley's answer Yes, but you can challenge his ability to estimate speeds so specifically, and if he shows, and the judge believes your were exceeding 25, I would imagine the judge would at least cut the speed over to a one point 0-9 mph over rather than 10-29 over (which is a 2 point defense and is what you’re charged with). If the officer doesn’t show you’ll be found not guilty, but you must request a trial (not a waiver hearing).
Lee Eidelberg's answer Requesting a waiver hearing means that you're excusing the Officer from appearing in court and essentially pleading guilty with or without an explanation - but hoping your appearance (or that of an Attorney who can appear with or without you) will obtain a more favorable disposition than simply paying the ticket. If you pay the ticket, you've pled guilty, are found guilty and will receive the point(s) associated with the violation. By requesting a trial (or a waiver hearing) you at least...
Lee Eidelberg's answer The citation should accurately list the location at which the violation occurred, and if evidence is presented that the location of the offense has no stop sign, it is conceivable, if you have a trial, that you could be acquitted due to a variance in the charging document and the evidence presented. The question is whether you want to hire an attorney to provide you with the best opportunity to contest the citation or "go it alone." Be forewarned that in Traffic Court, a judge could allow...
Lee Eidelberg's answer While your post is a bit vague, it is possible an Officer could cite you for failing to obey a lawful traffic control device (yes, posted signed are deemed devices) or a comparable violation if you had no legitimate basis for driving in a "work zone." However, a response to your post could be more specific if you indicated whether you were actually cited for a violation - and what the violation or Transportation Article Code section was noted.
Mark Oakley's answer The lawyer will yell you, and yes, there is ordinarily a written retainer or flat fee agreement. If the lawyer does not give you one in writing, ask for one. Lawyers charge differently—each has his/her own rates. Fees depend on the complexity/seriousness of the charge, and on the experience of the lawyer. Most lawyers charge within a fairly common range for most cases. Talk to two or three layers and get quotes before deciding on the lawyer with whom you feel most comfortable.
Mark Oakley's answer Following too closely behind another vehicle is a violation of the vehicle code and may be cited by an officer if it appears the conduct is unsafe under the traffic conditions and circumstances.
Mark Oakley's answer Yes, up to 60 days. Hire a lawyer and get the charge dropped or amended down to a non-jailable offense, which will avoid the VOP. Be aware, failure to notify your PO of the new charge will be a VOP all by itself.
Mark Oakley's answer If you received a citation then the code section alleged to be violated must be printed on it. I am not aware of any weekend prohibition. So long as your historic vehicle is not a truck over 10,000 lbs. or a camper over 25 years old, then A vehicle registered as historic cannot be used for general daily transportation, or primarily for the transportation of passengers or property on highways. It can only be used in exhibitions, club activities, parades, tours, occasional transportation and...
Mark Oakley's answer The officer is required to list the specific Transportation Code provision by title , section and, if applicable, subparagraph, that you are accused of violating. It is on your citation. Look that provision up, and then you will know what the law is that the officer claims you violated. That’s the only provision you can be convicted of at this point. You can request a trial (don’t request a waiver hearing), and if the officer does not show, you’ll be found not guilty. If he shows, explain...
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