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If I were to go to trial, representing myself, because having a lawyer would cost me... and the officer does show up and recollect what happened... will I still be allowed to go to traffic school? I have never had a ticket before in my life. I am 34 years old and have been driving since I was 16. I don't understand how the officer can say to me, "I'll give you a warning for not seeing the no left turn here into the spaces, but you did cross a double line so I will write you up for that." Technically, if he is forgiving about me not seeing the do not make a left turn here, wouldn't it be logical that if I didn't see the sign, that is why I made a left turn? His logic is off. Obviously, if I would have seen the sign, I wouldn't have made that turn and crossed those double lines.....
I want to flag down an officer to explain to me when it is ok to cross double lines because people do it ALL the time to turn into driveways and such.... and just in case I don't write back after this, based on your response, I will give you a good rating and thank you for your help.
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