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      11-29-2009, 03:38 AM   #1
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My thxgiving gift from police

well, long story short.

On the way to LAS VEGAS for break on tuesday afternoon.

hwy 58 was like a dead road, no one at all.

I was crusing 90 miles for like the 1 hr cuz there is simply no one but me.

All a sudden, a police car showed up in my back from no whereand caught me

gave me a ticket for speeding up 90 at 65 zone....

and two un-correctable tickets for window tint and modified exhaust

I was asked to sign the ticket saying "without admitting guilt, i promise to appear at the time and place indicated below"...and the court is like 5 hours away from where I live.

I had no choice cuz the asshole would not let me go unless I sign the ticket...

Sigh....what a thankful holiday.

Anyone knw if I can change the court location to somewhere near me? tried to call this week but guess it is thanksgiving holiday and no one could assist my question. gonna call them up again nxt week.

Nvr appear on the court, any one get any advice on it? or how should i bullshit with the judge?

Thanks in advance and hope everyone had a great holiday.

Kev
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      11-29-2009, 05:01 PM   #2
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Yes you can change courts. Exhaust tickets are no longer correctable. GL
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      11-29-2009, 05:03 PM   #3
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invest in a valentine, gl with the ticket :/
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      11-29-2009, 05:52 PM   #4
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Dude;

That sucks, then he has to rub it in with 2 additional tickets. Looks like you help his quota; it is getting close to the end of the month. GL with the ticket and ask for a radar detector from Santa.
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kevin, you can fight the ticket with ticket assasin.
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sorry to hear kev...yeah do what long said. ticket assassin, trial by written declaration. You don't have to show up to that far ass court
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invest in a valentine, gl with the ticket :/
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Yes you can change courts. Exhaust tickets are no longer correctable. GL
I take it back, the judge will probably want you to take care of it in the jurisdiction you committed the violation.
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kevin, you can fight the ticket with ticket assasin.
looking into it now and see how it works, btw Long, will talk to you soon on AIM abt the winter project for my color back lol. Maybe ask abt the "ticket assasin" thing as well if i got some other question, talk to u soon and thanks in advance

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sorry to hear kev...yeah do what long said. ticket assassin, trial by written declaration. You don't have to show up to that far ass court
Thanks man, i will try to see what I can do...


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I take it back, the judge will probably want you to take care of it in the jurisdiction you committed the violation.
Damn...cnt change the court? that will really suck...

Thanks all the inputs guys. sincerely apprecaited it.
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damn sry to hear that
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Damn...cnt change the court? that will really suck...

Thanks all the inputs guys. sincerely apprecaited it.
yeah i don't think you could change court..i got a speedo in Kern county, but i live in san diego, so had to do the trial by declaration and paid the fine and online traffic school fees...just a lesson learned for me and not to speed..even if you're in the middle of nowhere..."they're" out there

you can try fighting the speedin tix though, have all your ducks in the row, give 'em ur descriptions, explanations, in logical manner, etc, and hope the judge will reconsider, but doubtful though. good luck.
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That sux. Good luck on getting it moved or reduced.
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change the court, and try to contest the ticket. maybe he wont show up if its a 5 hr drive for him haha n u get off free =)
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Exhaust tickets are no longer correctable. GL
??? I just got an exhaust ticket in September, got it corrected/signed off the next month...
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??? I just got an exhaust ticket in September, got it corrected/signed off the next month...
My bad! Took a "Illegal street racing course" early this year and remember the instructor saying "modified exhaust" cites are non correctable now. Back to normal, but its up to the Officers discretion wether he/she wants to make it correctable or not.
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Unfortunately, citations issued in one jurisdiction must be answered in the same jurisdiction, or paid as guilty. That sucks but it's the system. Hate to say it but even a Valentine 1 won't help with the latest radar if the cop wants to hit you when he sees you if he doesn't try to nail someone else first. The first "beep" you hear is the only one you hear and that's your money being sucked out of your wallet.

The best detectors work great IF the cop is trying to nail others and your detector is triggered by those signals BRFORE he actually traps you. Otherwise it's too late. Was enroute to Washington State and cruising at 85 when i went under a bridge and there sat the CHP...luckily he must have been waiting with his rear antenna and been checking the other way! Never a sound or anything. Then I heard a warning and saw his lights go on and he took off south. Lucky day!

Also lucky that the BMW speedos are off by about +4 mph as a rule......maybe that helps some of us?
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Sounds like driving in Cali blows.
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Sounds like driving in Cali blows.
More like wrong place at the wrong time.
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