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He ask for a identification so gave him my consular car So am assuming he knew am not legal
I see. Thank you for providing this additional information, Antonio.Since you are an unlicensed driver and in the country unlawfully, this citation could result in being deported out of the country unfortunately.Your best defense for opposing a citation for driving without a license is to obtain a license, but since you cannot, you would typically be found guilty of the infraction, so it woud be best if you retained a local criminal or traffic law attorney to appear at the hearing on your behalf.If you do not appear at the hearing, a bench warrant for your arrest will typically be issued, so if you are stopped in the future you would be immediately arrested, so it is not advisable to fail to appear, but if you do appear you could be deported. Therefore, retaining a local attorney to appear on your behalf would normally be the best option to avoid being arrested or deported.Here is a link which summarizes the law on this issue in CA:http://www.shouselaw.com/12500.html
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