The amount of a potential fine depends on which court the case is sent to. Since a conviction can also affect civil litigation and your insurance rates, you should talk to a lawyer to determine what you should do.
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You should hire an attorney to protect your interests here. This involves much more than simply a fine or a ticket.
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