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Q: My attorney hasn't shared the login details. Said that the court might share in the morning.

They haven't even shared how would I login what app to install.

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 13, 2021

Wow that's almost unbelievable. The most common app the courts use is zoom, the second is microsoft teams. Probably best to download them now as it works better than a link. Are you sure your lawyer has not told you to download this and you just forgot? I personally have all my clients... Read more »

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Q: I received a lawsuit for parking on the Handicap in the Home Depot parking lot but I didn't get a ticket and I don't rem
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 12, 2021

If the case is important to you take the paperwork to a lawyer to determine what your best course of action is.

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Q: whether it is legal to receive a lawsuit but not receive a ticket for incorrect parking in NJ ?

I received a lawsuit for parking on the Handicap in the Home Depot parking lot but I didn't get a ticket and I don't remember if I really park because it was already dark ...

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 12, 2021

Maybe a lawyer would need to see the paperwork you received.

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Q: Hello, Is 39:4-94.2B a point ticket in NJ. What is the fine, or penalty?

The Newark Sheriff Dept. had a a barricade off to the side and it did not appear the side of the road was barricaded off. They said it was and said “ I just road into the lions den.” They had about 10 cars all lined up in a row and were mass ticketing people in Newark. If it was so clear that... Read more »

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Apr 4, 2021

Generally the fine is around $100 plus court costs but most courts make this a mandatory court appearance for the judge to determine exactly what your fine will be.

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Q: Order for a NJ cop to issue a ticket for driving while suspended, isnt this infraction based on a person operating vehic

Van was parked like 8 houses down my block directly on a main road passaic street, across from my street. There is terrible parking in area.

That said, my van is legal, and was legally parked. I had an outstanding ticket for street sweeper, i tried to pay on line and it wouldn't go... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Mar 11, 2021

Your best defense is probably that they cannot prove that you drove the car. With this type of ticket, I always suggest hiring a lawyer as the penalties based on your record could even include jail time.

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Q: Was given a summon for this statute; any way to not show up to court just to plea guilty and pay fine?

Pulled over in small street near house due to child out of baby seat, given summon require to show up in person

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Mar 6, 2021

If the ticket is marked mandatory court appearance you need to appear in court. Many towns make this ticket a mandatory court appearance which is not generally by zoom court. Call the court to confirm if yours is mandatory court appearance or look it up online.

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Q: i was just charged two times for court fees in one case with two tickets is that fair
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Mar 2, 2021

No its not fair, but you usually pay court costs on each ticket you are convicted of.

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Q: I'm trying to make a Dishonored check payment online no one answering phone suspended license after today help
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Feb 25, 2021

You can look for an email address on the courts webpage that many have online on the township website.

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Q: Will a violation of 39:4-97.3 result in a point on my license?
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Feb 22, 2021

The Answer is it depends on what you consider points you can get both insurance eligibility points and points on your drivers license both are different. As for the motor vehicle points you only get points for a third offense of this statute.

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Q: Can you drive in New Jersey with a New York junior license?
Toshinori Isoai
Toshinori Isoai answered on Feb 17, 2021

You can, but you need to comply with the NJ law that applies to the similar license recognized in NJ. In NJ, the kind of your license is often referred to as "probationary license" (aka provisional license). As long as you drive in NJ, you should keep in mind the restrictions that apply... Read more »

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Q: My bf was pulled over when he passed a double yellow line but he passed it because someone was double parked

How can I fight this in or court or what should I bring to the courts attention

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Feb 11, 2021

You need to tell the judge exactly what you told us, but technically you are never supposed to cross that line. You may want to hire a lawyer to make sure you get the best defense most of us offer free in office consultations.

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Q: Can my apartment complex tow my car out of a leasing office space if there closed for business

The leasing office closes at 6pm and towed my car at 10 pm

Toshinori Isoai
Toshinori Isoai answered on Jan 25, 2021

Yes, if you were not authorized to park your vehicle there regardless of the office's business hours. You can be additionally charged with an abandonment of a vehicle charge.

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Q: I was pulled over for speeding as stated by the officer 19:9-1.2 .39 and also ticketed for 3 other offenses

I was pulled over for speeding in Jersey as stated by the officer 19:9-1.2 .39 but ticketed for 3 other offenses 39:4-96, 19:9-1.3c, 39:4-88A. Two are payable the other two I have to appear in court. What would you recommend I do? Pay the two or just wait until my court date to see what happen also... Read more »

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Nov 9, 2020

First you should hire a lawyer, as you do face up to 60 days in jail on that reckless driving ticket assuming it is a first offense and up to 90 days in jail if you have done this before. Also you face a probable suspension of your drivers license on the speeding ticket. That is why those tickets... Read more »

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Q: I was charged but not arrested of 2C:34-1B(2) what are the penalties?
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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Oct 23, 2020

We would need to know much more information to answer your question properly and even if this is what you are originally charged as the complaint can be amended at any time. Basically it can be anything from up to 180 days in jail to 5 years in jail depending on the grade charged and if you have... Read more »

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Q: Hey I was told by insurance company I got a ticket in July of 2019 and I never got. I want to dispute.

Section 39:4-56. My insurance is sky high and I need it lowered especially if I've been wrongly accused.

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Oct 21, 2020

You may want to look at another insurance company, as many won't charge an increase for this ticket.

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Q: Someone stole or I lost my temporary license plates, what should I do?
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Oct 19, 2020

I suggest that you report this to the police and go to the MVC office and report this.

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Q: We were cited for failure of driver to stop/stay stopped for pedestrians. Code 39:4-32B will there be points for this?
Paul Ferrell Jr
Paul Ferrell Jr answered on Oct 16, 2020

No points, but fine and costs upon conviction.

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Q: Officer gave me a ticket for 39:4-94.2, there was no barricades (I have pictures of the street) it was a no thru traffic

So, another officer there told me that officer gave me the wrong ticket, that I will get mailed the correct ticket. So, he took back the ticket and told I was free to go. I still haven’t receive anything in the mail. But I looked online at NJ tickets to check if I still had the ticket or a new... Read more »

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H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Oct 10, 2020

Yes I would suggest that you get a good lawyer because the officer can ask the court to amend or re issue the ticket up to a certain time.. Most of us traffic ticket lawyers offer free in office consultation I suggest you start with that to learn how a lawyer can help you.

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Q: Good afternoon, I am currently trying to restore my license but discovered someone obtained a license in my name.

So I found out that someone got a license in my name and received tickets and other violations, I went to court to deal with this however the judge was ..well difficult. she told me I need to prove that it was not me driving at that time. These tickets go back to 1995. How am I suppose to prove I... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Sep 22, 2020

We're not allowed on this site to give you specific advice on how to win a case yourself. However what I can tell you is that this is the reason why people hire lawyers to try to win the case for them when they don't know how to do it themselves.

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Q: Warning 39-4-97.3. Handsfree on speaker. Cannot find prohibition of speaker in statute? Cited for seatbelt but wearing
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Sep 21, 2020

As long as you did not hold/touch your not guilty of the offense of using your cell phone. If you did touch it then it gets tricky. That being said if you only got a seat belt ticket instead, just pay it not worth fighting a ticket under $200.00 for most people.

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