Traffic Violations

Cases Where You Owe Money On An Asset Being Held

Interviewer: What happens if you owe money on the car? Dale: The prosecutor might not want it. However, you know, it’s up to the lien holder to assert his right. Interviewer: Have you seen people where they’ve lost their car, and then their lien holder comes after them for their money? Dale: Yeah, the lien holder comes and asks...

Consequences Of Traffic Violation In A Different State

Interviewer:If your home base is in, I don’t know, Louisiana, but you get cited in Ohio. It’s still going to affect your license? Dale: Absolutely. Absolutely, and every state is different. For instance, there’s a way you can get a no point violation. If you’re on a roadway that the speed limit is 60 miles per...

Defending A Traffic Offense

Interviewer: That’s crazy, that’s crazy. How fight-able is a speeding ticket, or your normal traffic offense? How difficult is it to get off your record? Dale: You know you have to see if the officer has been certified on that machine, and whether he calibrated it properly. In some courts will even take it a step further...

Driving Under Suspension

Dale: Maybe I should explain to there’s points involved for driving while under suspension it depends what kind of suspension it is.If you’re driving under a twelve point suspension and you don’t have privileges or you are outside your privileges there’s six points for that. Okay? If you’re driving under a child support suspension and your...

Penalties for Driving under Suspension

Interviewer: Do they have any other suspension reasons that if you’re caught driving that you’ll be arrested, charged with a crime, or is it just points? Dale: You can be arrested if you’re driving under no license suspension. You definitely could be arrested for that. If you’re driving under a twelve point suspension, you can be arrested...

Penalties For Over-speeding And Accidental Murder

Interviewer: What about if you’re in an accident, you kill someone, and you’re over the limit? What are the penalties there and what’s that called? Dale: That’s aggravated vehicular homicide. And you’re going to jail for a minimum of 3 years, in prison. And sometimes it’s the most unfortunate of circumstances, where husband and wife are coming...

Traffic Infractions – How Many Points Does It Cost

Interviewer:How many points do you get for a traffic infraction? Dale: It depends on the infraction. There’s reckless operation, if you’re doing over 100 miles per hour, you’re going to get a reckless, which is four points. For ordinary speeding tickets it’s two points. Failure to obey a traffic signal, two points. And for instance operating...

Traffic Tickets: Twelve Point System

Interviewer:How does the point system work in Ohio? How many points will you get as a CDL holder for a violation? How many until you lose your license or you have it suspended? Dale: We have a twelve point, point system that spans over for a course of 2 years. If you get twelve points within...