I have received a NIP alleging I failed to stop at a red traffic light. I recall the incident although I didn't realize I had been "flashed" The lights changed to amber as I approached and I stopped but slightly over the white line. It also states my speed as 15 MPH but I am sure I stopped ...how could this be ...I have returned the NIP and requested a copy of the photo
Province/Country relating to question : West Sussex U.K.
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Have I actually committed an offence ....and do I have a worthwhile defence if I opted to go to court
On the facts that you mention you have committed an offence.The law demands that you stop at red lights always and stop at XXXXX XXXXXghts unless doing so would cause a collision. Thats not what you mention here.In terms of not going through the lights, you are required to stop at the white line unless than line is badly worn and then you are required to stop at the light posts. Again that isn't what you say here.Sorry but thats your position and I have a duty to give you truthful information.Hope this helps. Please rate my answer and then I will give you related information for free.
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