Looking to fight a New York speeding ticket issued in Brooklyn or Queens or Westchester or any of the small towns or villages throughout the state? Considering the consequences of speeding in NY, in most cases you probably should be looking to contest your ticket.
With the Memorial Day holiday, as we see on many holidays, people will travel. Whether it’s vacation or quick visits to friends and family, major holidays like this one are when the greatest number of people travel from here to there.
§ 1174. Overtaking and passing school bus. (a) The driver of a vehicle
upon a public highway, street or private road upon meeting or overtaking
from either direction any school bus marked and equipped as provided in
subdivision twenty of section three hundred … Read More
Distracted driving is any activity that diverts a person’s attention away from the task of driving. Using cell phones and other electronic devices, adjusting various settings for the car or radio or navigation system, eating, drinking, shaving, disciplining your kids in the back…all are … Read More
The new Suffolk County Traffic and Parking Violation Agency (SCTPVA) is set to open on April 1, 2013.
Currently, moving violation traffic tickets which will be handled by this court are handled by the Suffolk County TVB. At the TVB, there is no plea bargaining. All challenged tickets proceed to … Read More
I talk to many people each day about a traffic ticket they received. A small percentage of the people I consult with tell me straight up that “they did it”, the “it” being whatever traffic violation they were charged with.
A larger percentage of the people I consult with tell … Read More
Last week nine judges were indicted for ticket fixing in Philadelphia’s traffic court. The indictment charges that the judges improperly “fixed” tickets for various friends and relatives of the judges. The indictment also alleges that the judges made tickets disappear for the politically connected as well as business associates of … Read More
A South Dakota legislator recently tried and failed to attach points to speeding tickets in that state. The measure failed when a majority of legislators deemed the bill unnecessary and overly burdensome on local residents.
This laissez faire attitude toward punishing drivers charged with a speeding ticket is not shared … Read More