Tag: traffic citation

We’re Back…

Well, after taking some time off from the weekly schedule, we are back again. This New Year has brought the usual number of new laws and changes to the vehicle code and we will try to keep you up to date as we have in the past. It also seems like the red light camera […]

And so this is Christmas

Yes I know, another song reference but it seems befitting at this time. If you are familiar with John Lennon’s lyrics then you will understand. Another year has gone by… no wait, that’s next week’s blog. Things have slowed down a bit as it usually does this time of the year. It doesn’t mean that […]

Beating the System

If you recently received a traffic ticket in California don’t feel isolated, yours is one of approximately 16 million of the citations issued in the state annually. For most of us, the initial instinct is to try and fight it ourselves but once we get over the shock of how expensive these tickets are in […]

Amnesty for Traffic Ticket Recipients

Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving and had a chance to visit and perhaps get into the usual arguments with you family, all in all… a terrific time. Here’s just a brief update on a blog we published a few weeks ago regarding amnesty for all of those “ticket holders” who had neglected to […]

I’ve fallen but… I can get up!

Have you ever been tempted? Have you ever just done it? I’m talking about parking in a handicapped space when you are not disabled at all. Aside from being inconsiderate it can be a very expensive ordeal not to mention a risk to your driving privilege. Take my good friend David (not really David but […]

Happy Birthday to us…!

The Traffic Ticket News Blog is one year old. We have posted 52 installments of traffic related news and information. I would like to thank my friends and colleagues who throughout the year have suggested topics and emailed me news bits that have eventually turned into blog postings. I enjoy writing the blog… coming up […]

“Darn” Expensive Lawyers…!

Aren’t they? Well, especially the good ones. It’s one of those situations where we dislike lawyers, tell lawyer jokes and think they are horrible people until you need one… ain’t that the truth. We see them portrayed in TV shows, the good, kind lawyers and the bad, evil ones… it reminds me of wrestling. The […]

Welcome to the ½ OFF sale

Here’s a chance for all of you “traffic criminals” to settle the score once and for all and walk away clean. In an effort to recuperate a big chunk of lost revenue, Los Angeles County will offer amnesty to more than a million holders of unpaid traffic tickets that were issued and due prior to […]

He said, she said… he said?

Sometimes simple circumstances can become complicated in a split second without any reason that we know of. I’m sure that all of us have at one time or another come across a situation that just leave us scratching our virtual head. I’m talking about officer observed infractions that for one reason or another change from […]