i made an illegal left turn in manhattan . i pled not guilty and have hearing this coming tuesday. would like to get charges reduced or dismissed. I was told that in the 5 boroughs there's no reduction and that my best bet is to try to keep delaying th hearing. it's already been a year since the infraction. should i get more delays. any other strategies?
A lawyer I briefly spoke with said dragging it out increases the likelihod the officer is transferred or leaves the area.
Can it hurt to ask for a later hearig and how would i do that so close to the date. Can I show up that morning and say I can't stay and would like another hearing?
How would I et the officer to concede that he as no present recollection of the events on the ticket.
How do i answer questions about what happened: i didn't see the sign it was late night and the streets were empty and other blocks around there allow left turns especially after hours.
any other ideas.
can i plead poverty?
Wil i hear back from you? I had other questions but it i don't see a note saying that you'll get back to me.
or should i just pay it in online and accept the points since chances are so slim for getting this dismissed...
thanks!! do you know a cheap traffic lawyer? i was offered 350 twice. which is
high for me...
you've been so helpful!
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