Last week I received a failure to stop citation for not stopping at a stop sign (I had a lot on my mind that morning, so I was like maybe I didn't stop long enough before proceeding through the 4 way stop.) Yesterday I got another citation for the same thing at the same stop sign and I know that I stopped. The first citation is almost $300 and now this. I explained to the officer that I stopped but all he said was it's on video. I told him that I would see him in court. What are my options in fighting this?
You fight it or you pay it.
You can play at being a lawyer yourself, or you can hire a traffic law attorney.
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Your officer is not going to be at your arraignment. If you would like to try to work it out, then you can go to court and attempt to negotiate with the prosecutor, or hire an attorney to do that for you. You should probably complete a defensive driving class.
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