I got a ticket couple of days ago for driving without a valid US driving license. I have a valid Indian driving license and have been staying in TN for almost an year & a half. I have a court date in May. How serious is this ticket and what are my options at this point?
Thanks in advance..
If you are a resident of TN (and assuming TN law is similar to CA law) then you would be required to get a TN license after a certain amount of time being there. I would need to know more about your living situation and the status of your car (ie. was it registered and insured in TN)? Regardless, you should contact an attorney in Memphis, TN to discuss your case in more detail. In California, this would likely be charged as a misdemeanor. If it is charged as a misdemeanor, I would definitely recommend having an attorney handle this matter for you.
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