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I will try and help. Why was your license suspended?
Anywhere in Arizona, per A.R.S. §28-3473 “Driving on a Suspended License” occurs anytime you knowingly operate a motor vehicle while your license is suspended, revoked, cancelled, refused, or otherwise disqualified from driving. In order to convict you, they will need to show that you knew you were suspended. Did this check clear your bank? Did you receive a notice in the mail? Were you informed by an officer? Unless they can show you were informed, you cannot be convicted.
The key to defending a charge of Driving on a Suspended, Revoked or Cancelled License is showing that you did not “knowingly” drive while suspended. The State has the burden of proving that you were notified that your license had been suspended. However, the current case law allows the prosecutor to show that you “should have known” that your license was suspended. They might be able to do this is they can show you never paid your ticket and you can't show that the check was cashed.
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