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(1) Yes, they can. Since your name is XXXXX XXXXX car, it are assumed that you were driving it. They don't look at every photo taken by the red light camera to compare the likeness to the driver's license. So if you do not list someone else, they will assume it's you and you'll have a hard time proving otherwise if you do not tell them who the other party is.(2) Well, that depends. How much is the ticket? You can just pay it, or press for trial
, but it may not be worth it - you'd have to come back 2 more times, and if you lose (likely), a record and a large fine await you. Of course you CAN hire an attorney to fight it for you, and they MAY dismiss it on a procedural error or something, but you’d end up paying the attorney MORE that you would pay the for a program that would keep the ticket off your record anyways. Practicality over principle here makes more sense. Traffic tickets are a cash cow for counties and municipalities – it’s not about fairness here; it’s about revenue for them. I'd say pay it, cut your losses, and go...
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