Nebraska Traffic Tickets Questions & Answers

Q: My 16 yr old son backed into an unoccupied vehicle, then left without giving info. Does he need a lawyer for court?

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents, Criminal Law and Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Answered on Feb 11, 2018
Peter Munsing's answer
Yes. Find one who handles citations in that court. Make sure person was paid. Ask them for something showing they paid that your son can show the Court.

Q: I have a court date on the 17th for a ticket can i get it pushed back a few days by asking to take it to juvenile court?

1 Answer | Asked in Juvenile Law and Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Answered on Jan 15, 2018
Brendan Michael Kelly's answer
While you may be able to the first court date is generally an advisement hearing. Best to get a lawyer and have them file a motion to have the matter moved to juvenile court.

Q: Who is responsible for registration tags affixed 60-399 on licence plate of company vehicle driven by employee

1 Answer | Asked in Car Accidents, Employment Law and Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Answered on Aug 2, 2017
Brendan Michael Kelly's answer
The owner of the vehicle or the company. Any licensed driver of the vehicle would be held responsible for any violations. The company may later be subjected to civil suit for any violations they subjected an employee to.

Q: Using the turning lane to pass when both right lanes are blocked by a const. truck protected by a police car.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Answered on Jul 31, 2017
Brendan Michael Kelly's answer
I hate to say it but it likely is illegal. I may not be if you come to a complete stop and than proceed forward, at least that would be the argument to the prosecution.

Q: I have autism. New unexpected situations are difficult. I might have to appear in court how can I make it easier

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Answered on Jul 18, 2017
Brendan Michael Kelly's answer
Get a lawyer to help. Part of a lawyers job is to help people facing trouble and doing the talking for them.

Q: I have an old traffic case in Colorado(12 years ago)I currently reside in Nebraska and just renewed my license valid

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Answered on Apr 25, 2017
Brendan Michael Kelly's answer
You Nebraska license is valid but you will still need to take care of the warrant so that they don't request NE revoke it based on the warrant. Contact a lawyer in Colorado to clear up the warrant and you should be good to go.

Q: Must you stop when exiting an alley

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets for Nebraska on
Answered on May 13, 2011
Ryan P. Sullivan's answer
Yes. The driver of a vehicle emerging from an alley, driveway, private road, or building shall stop such vehicle immediately before driving onto a sidewalk and shall yield the right-of-way to any pedestrian approaching on any sidewalk. Before entering the highway, the driver shall yield the right-of-way to all vehicles approaching on such highway. See Neb. Rev. Stat. 60-6,149.

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