January 28, 2015

Are officers impatient when asking for proof of registration and proof of insurance?

these tickets are $116 a piece. Most of the time these tickets are given along with a moving violation
October 13, 2014

Restricted license violation

If you are driving on a restricted license due to your age you are limited to driving with an adult 21 years of age and restricted by the times that you can drive.
August 13, 2014

After a hurricane signals are down and you should remember these tips.

Florida Statute 316.076 states that if a flashing red you must treat it like a stop sign, if there is a flashing yellow you must proceed only with caution.
August 7, 2014

Strange moving violations

Did you know you can receive a moving violation if you startle an animal being led or ridden by someone on the side of the road?
July 29, 2014

You can be held responsible for someone else operating your vehicle.

There is a statute so full of ambiguity that it can be a catch all for your responsibility for your vehicle driven by others.
July 10, 2014

You do not have to be in a car to get a moving violation.

That is right, you can commit a moving violation while not in a car.
July 1, 2014

Not all moving violations require that your vehicle is moving.

This in part reads as follows, no person shall stop, park or leave standing any vehicle, whether attended or unattended, on a roadway that can practicably be moved off of the roadway.
June 26, 2014

When is a U turn prohibited?

There are two times when a U turn is prohibited. One, if there is a sign posted prohibiting a U turn or if a U turn cannot be made without affecting other traffic.
June 10, 2014

Speeding ticket misconception on a 9 over ticket

because of my firs relationship with many of the officers that write the majority of tickets in Palm Beach County, the officers will usually not amend the speed up on tickets that I handle
April 17, 2014

Speeding ticket by Pacing.

The simple truth is that Florida Law acknowledges Pacing of a vehicle to obtain the speed to be valid.
March 18, 2014

CDL Drivers once again treated unfairly in Florida

If you are a Commercial driver and you receive a ticket the only way not to get the points is to have your ticket dismissed.
October 13, 2013

CDL drivers no longer unfairly treated in Palm Beach County

No matter what the reason, at least CDL drivers are now given a fair shake in court.
September 8, 2013

CDL drivers are getting screwed in Palm Beach County

CDL drivers already have fewer options when they get a ticket.  They are not allowed to elect school like the rest of us can. So, the only option that they have is to go to court to try to avoid points.
March 27, 2013

Red Light Camera Tickets…..the fix is on.

Because althought the police have almost the same proof in court they have had for the past year, magistrates have all of the sudden started finding people guilty of these tickets and imposing fines
July 19, 2012

Texting while driving in Florida.

it is illegal to “operate a motor vehicle on any public road or highway of this state while using a wireless telecommunications device to write, send, or read any text based communication, including but not limited to, a text message, instant message, email or Internet data.”
June 26, 2012

Supreme Court upholds parts of Arizona Immigration Law

They are usually charged with DUI, Moving Violations, Driving without a License or Driving on a Suspended License