4 Ways to Postpone Your Court Appearance

4 Ways to Postpone Your Court Appearance A legal court hearing or trial is an official occurrence in which the final outcome of a legal matter will ultimately be determined. Court hearings cover all violations of legal statutes, including noise violations, divorces, traffic violations and more. If  →

Challenge the Accuracy of the Radar Gun That Clocked Your Speed

Challenge the Accuracy of the Radar Gun That Clocked Your Speed While it is becoming increasingly difficult to challenge the accuracy of a radar instrument that clocks the speed of a driver, primarily due to advances in technology, there are still a number of factors that can lead to inaccuracy in  →

5 Ways Traffic School Can Help After a Violation

5 Ways Traffic School Can Help After a Violation Getting a traffic ticket is something you’d like to avoid, but sometimes, even when you think you’re driving as safely as possible, you still break a law that results in an expensive ticket. Likewise, you want to save as much  →

Commercial Drivers Face 3rd Lane Violations in CA (vehicle code 22348(c))

Commercial Drivers Face 3rd Lane Violations in CA (vehicle code 22348(c)) California’s highways operate under a ‘Basic Speed Law.’ The law decrees that one shall never drive faster than is safe for the current conditions. Thus, driving at 40 mph on a 55 mph zone highway may as easily put you  →

California Vehicle Code 23222(b) VC Driving in Possession of Marijuana Is Now Easier to Fight

California Vehicle Code 23222(b) VC Driving in Possession of Marijuana Is Now Easier to Fight Things have changed in California since November as regards the legal possession of marijuana or cannabis while driving a motor vehicle. With the passage of Proposition 64, it became legal to purchase and possess less than one ounce (28.4 grams)  →

New Law for Cellphone Use While Driving Effective January 2017

New Law for Cellphone Use While Driving Effective January 2017 Using your cell phone and driving your car seems like a surefire way to get into some kind of trouble. However, for many people, there is apparently reason enough to take that risk. According to a 2014 study conducted by  →

Getting Out of a Ticket When You’ve Been Pulled Over

Imagine this scenario: You got up a little bit late, and you immediately enter panic mode. To save time, you go a little bit over the speed limit. Suddenly, you hear a police siren, and before you know it, you’re  →

4 Ways to Prevent a Traffic Ticket from Impacting Your Finances

4 Ways to Prevent a Traffic Ticket from Impacting Your Finances Sometimes you may find yourself in a fix if you find yourself on the wrong side of traffic laws. Minor traffic violations like exceeding speed limits, not wearing a safety belt or even parking your vehicle at a wrong place  →

6 Ways to Get Your Red Light Ticket Dismissed

6 Ways to Get Your Red Light Ticket Dismissed If you have been issued a red light ticket, you are certainly not alone. Although a number of different factors can contribute to the situation, the court system doesn’t take these violations lightly. Any attempt at a defense requires sufficient  →

9 Notorious Speed Traps to Avoid in South California

9 Notorious Speed Traps to Avoid in South California Just because speed traps are technically illegal doesn’t mean drivers can’t get caught in a speed trap-like situation and end up getting speeding tickets. While none of the cities in Southern California ranked among the nation’s top 20 cities with  →