Back in 2015 friend and i were driving car was in my name (non driver) friend was driving (suspended license) got pulled over when officer ran plates (no insurance either of us) . I did not show up to court and bench warrant was issued, fast forward years and im ready and able to take care of it ( long story) basically what should i expect? I also have a block on my license as well. Is there anyway i can avoid court and just pay? I still am i non driver just need to take care of warrant because it is getting in the way of good jobs?
Edit: Ticket was/is for wrongful entrustment of a vehicle in addition i did not have car insurance
My friend who was also given a ticket already went to court and as far as i am aware they took care of the issue on their end
The most likely outcome is a fine, some community service, and a license suspension. Hire a lawyer to help you get the warrant cleared up and reduce the impact on your life.
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Depending on your record the wrongful entrustment may be an unclassified misdemeanor which does not carry any potential jail time. The best thing to do would be to retain an attorney that can hopefully get the warrant recalled and start working on protecting you from the case.
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