My son was pulled over for too many passengers with a Provisional License (39:3-13.4)... the officer wrote the description correctly, but wrote the statue # for Driver's Permit Violation (39:3-13.8) instead.
In addition, he wrote the wrong license plate number on the ticket, not the plate number that is on the vehicle and has been since we purchased it and transferred the plates from my previous vehicle.
He also did not check the box indicating that the court appearance is mandatory.
Any chances of beating this ticket?
Lawsuit / Dispute Attorney
These type of errors are likely to be amended and will lkely not result in the ticket being thrown out. Contact a local lawyer to defend your son so he can get the best outcome possible.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
I agree with Mr. Brinkmeier. These errors are not the type that will result in the dismissal of the summons. Rather, on application of the prosecutor, the court will amend the summons to correct the information. Contact a local criminal defense lawyer to consult whether the lawyer thinks that the prosecutor/court will be willing to amend the ticket to avoid future license issues given the nature of the offense and your son's provisional license.
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