Cop never even ask us to move, nor did he flash his lights. Waiting until I pulled away (5 min) then pulled me over while still in the shoprite parking lot.
Now I'm told I have to appear in court.
In my experience in MI (26 years plus) the majority of people who hire an attorney to represent them regarding tickets, citations, etc have a more favorable outcome than those who do not have legal advice or representation. A local attorney would be able to advise you best as to what can be expected in the court in which your matter is pending.
More information is needed but it sounds like a parking ticket. You can go in , igf so and explain to the Judge. But you were in a fire zone and you were stopped.
Unfortunately if you stood in a fire zone the ticket is valid however you always have the right to go to court and contest any ticket
DO NOT MESSAGE ME IF YOU HAVE A CRIMINAL OR SERIOUS TRAFFIC TICKET MATTER AND DO NOT RESPOND TO MY ANSWER. THIS WEBSITE IS NOT SECURE. Anything sent over the internet is NOT private and subject to intercept by the Police and the Prosecutor and could be used against you in court. If you have a question set up a private in office consultation where everything you say is protected under the Attorney Client Privilege. Note any information/advise provided in this answer is provided for information/educational purposes only and is not specific to your case nor legal advise on what you should do and thus do not rely on any information given without consulting in person with a lawyer. (see terms of service of this website)
Years licensed, work experience, educationLegal community recognition
Peer endorsements, associations, awardsLegal thought leadership
Publications, speaking engagementsDiscipline