You need to give more information as to what the charge on the ticket was. This type of ticket has to do with "runners." They arrive at accidents by listening to police scanners and try to manipulate an accident victim to use a particular medical facility and body shop for their own profit.
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It sounds like you should see an attorney to discuss this. If this is something you plan on doing again for your friend, you need to know what the laws are so you do not violate them.
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The reality is police can summons you for almost anything they want, whether or not the charge will sustain a motion to dismiss in court is another matter. To prove solicitation, the prosecution will have to show you solicited someone to engage in a criminal act. It's not clear to me, based on the facts you provided, what, if any, criminal act you were soliciting. Since this is a criminal charge, I recommend you retain a criminal defense attorney who can argue that the charges are legally insufficient and try to obtain a dismissal.
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