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There needs to be a legal basis to dismiss the citation. If the ticket is properly written, then you will need to set it for trial and hope the officer does not appear at trial, unless you have a defense to raise or can attack the credibility of the officer and his ability to properly measure your speed. The hearing officer / judge is not just going to dismiss this and if you want to dispute it, that is a matter for trial. As far as paying the citation, you would need to ask for a payment plan and/or extra time to pay ( i.e 90 days), unless the court may allow you to perform community service to pay off what is owed. It is at the discretion of your insurance company to raise you rates so if you can get the court to at least withhold adjudication , there will not be any points.
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I already have trial; it's tonight at 7pm. I am sure the officer will be there, because the date was originally for a few weeks ago, and I was informed he is the one that rescheduled the court date.
I looked up 316.187(2)(c) and it appears that statute doesn't say anything about speeding. Is there a way to dispute this in court tonight??
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