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Q: I was pulled by a cop for expired registration of my car.Gave a ticket as “Driving after registration suspended/revoked

And asked me to go to court.Attended the court but the judge asked me to return for next court hearing.Any idea about this

Stuart Nachbar
Stuart Nachbar answered on Jan 27, 2020

They probably did not have the paperwork from MVC showing that your registration had been suspended and they rescheduled so as to allow same to be forwarded properly

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Q: After stopping car for PD defendant fled in car prior to completion of traffic stop. Is this "failure to stop?"
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Jan 22, 2020

More information is needed to properly answer your question however it definitely sounds like eluding a police officer.

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Q: Do the same penalties apply if you never had a driver's license?
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Jan 15, 2020

We would need to know the offense you were charged with to properly answer your question.

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Q: A few months ago, I received a ticket for not stopping for stop sign. However, I know I stop. My case is tomorrow.

I asked for the video and it only show me the police stopping me and does not show me and the stop sign.

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Jan 13, 2020

Unfortunately that's the way most videos work they don't start until the officer turns on his lights which is generally after the violation has occurred. If they video to everything it would be almost impossible to store all the data at a reasonable cost

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Q: If I’m a constant delivery driver would I have to find parking instead of double parking in front of my deliveryLocation

I work for Instacart a grocery delivery company. I was doing a grocery delivery and double parked in front of the customers house right after I was done I went back to my car and sat down to set my gps while I was doing that’s cop came and put his lights on I didn’t know what he meant by... Read more »

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

Yes it is illegal to double park you must find a legal space.

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Q: How do I have a court date without getting pulled over or given a ticket for failure to yielding to an emergency vehicle

I live in NJ. I just received letters in the mail dated from 3 different law firms asking if I needed legal representation for failing to yield to an emergency vehicle. The issue is... I never was stopped by anyone nor was I given a ticket. The letters are dated 1/6/2020 and mentions that the... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Jan 8, 2020

First it is a public record when you get a ticket. Second you don't need to be pulled over to get a ticket they can be mailed to you. Thus I suggest you call the court in the morning and see if they mailed you a ticket and if so hire one if us lawyer's.

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Q: I was driving 40 miles an hour limit is 45 I got pulled over he gave me a tic
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 30, 2019

It is possible to get a ticket for going under the speed limit. Speak to a lawyer.

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Q: Asking for help for ticket 39:4-57 (Failure to comply) at Newark airport

I went to Newark airport at midnight several days ago to pickup my wife and 7-year old son. I stop at passenger pickup zone 1 and walk around my my to find where my wife is. I stayed there for less then one minute and then a female policeman came and asked me to leave. So I drove away and plan to... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 26, 2019

Yes it is a violation of the police officers order you were supposed to leave the area unless you were immediately picking up a passenger. As for lawyers fees were not allowed to put them here on this website but you can contact a lawyer most of us offer free in office consultations for traffic... Read more »

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Q: I live in Colorado and am attempting to resolve outstanding NJ traffic tickets. Can you help, or must I be present?

These tickets are 6-8 years old and all of a non-moving violation nature.

Kristofher Beralo
Kristofher Beralo answered on Dec 23, 2019

You could have your appearance waive for certain circumstances.

Reach out to a NJ attorney so that they could help resolve this matter for you.

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Q: Does NJSA 39;4-67 apply to every intersection or only when posted?
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 19, 2019

It can apply to any intersection in the state of New Jersey

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Q: A base de esta ley el vehiculo no esta a nombre de la persona que le dieron el ticket. Afecta al dueño del vehiculo?
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 16, 2019

Maybe it depends on the ticket and the facts of the case. Set up a consultation with a lawyer but expect to pay him a fee for the advise.

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Q: impounded vehicle

My vehicle was impounded because it was parked in the same spot more than 48 hours in the town of Cliffside Park the impound fees come out to more than what the vehicle is worth towing company will not let me sign over the vehicle and dismiss the fees they say it can sit there for as long as they... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 9, 2019

It sounds about right except for the "judge revoke your license part" unfortunately parking is a way towns make a fortune and so do their friends who own the impound lot.

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Q: My car was tow for abandonment. It was legally parked register and insured.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 4, 2019

Most towns have a limit on how long you're allowed to keep a vehicle on the street without moving it some as little as a day others can be days or weeks you need to check your town.

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Q: If someone was pulled over for multiple infractions and gave a false name what degree would this be for hampering invest

Igation?

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 3, 2019

It depends could be a disorderly persons offense or fourth degree crime or something else depending on the facts. We would need to see the Chargers to really give you a certain answer.

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets and Car Accidents for New Jersey on
Q: I drove through a road closed zone what kind of ticket will I get

I drove through a closed road zone on the highway

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 3, 2019

It technically could be several tickets from driving on a closed road to careless driving for not noticing the road was closed. If charged get a lawyer most of us offer free in office consultations.

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Q: Can fines from tickets be converted to jail time
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Dec 1, 2019

Generally yes, it can be converted upon the judges decision but you only get generally about $50.00 off per day you serve.

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Q: is it legal to display a old out of state plate on your vehicle, in addition to your current plates?

I have a 1968 international pickup I bought from Texas. I found a 1968 Texas plate I was going to use to cover a hole in the bottom rear corner of the bed is it legal to display a old out of state plate on a vehicle? Even when you display current plates

Tammy Lyn Wincott
Tammy Lyn Wincott answered on Nov 14, 2019

You cannot display an old license plate on your vehicle even if using it to patch holes. You might want to turn it around so it doesn't appear confusing to anyone.

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Q: What can I do if I received a ticket and its issued for my dad?

He and I have the same names but his birth date is on the ticket in addition to his driver's license. I was had received a speeding warning and a ticket for obstruction of windshield for having a car freshener on my rear view mirror. I had given the officer my license but for some reason he... Read more »

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Nov 13, 2019

Best is to hire a lawyer, for the cop it is a clerical error not negligence and what in general will happen is that the ticket will just be reissued to your father, but ways around this may exist.

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Q: Ticket for Failure of Inspection. Wrong location on ticket.

Address noted on ticket requires a Parking Permit which I do not have therefore I will not park there. Would a prosecutor drop the ticket because of this technicality?

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Nov 11, 2019

Generally most tickets will not be dismissed because of a clerical error. That being said unless you go to court you will never know.

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Q: Ticketed-Failure to have inspection but the location of my parked vehicle was not at location written on ticket? Valid?

The parked car was parked in front of another address on same street. Is this ticket valid?

H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq. answered on Nov 11, 2019

Yes the ticket is valid in general clerical errors will not invalidate a ticket.

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