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I am 20 minutes late to court and can't get ahold of a

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i am 20 minutes late to court and can't get ahold of a person or leave a voicemail in the court office. what are my options?
JA: Since laws vary from place to place, what state is this in?
Customer: texas
JA: Do you need to appear in court?
Customer: yes, its a trial by judge
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: i am accused for 93 mph in a 30 mph zone. im here to contest it because of the officer's sloppy handwriting. 93 mph in an airport parkway is impossible.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Traffic Law
Expert:  CriminalDefense replied 10 months ago.

Hi! I will be the professional that will be helping you today. I look forward to providing you with information to help with your question and concern

Expert:  CriminalDefense replied 10 months ago.

You need to contact the Judicial Assistant of the Judge, if the clerk of court is not picking up the phone. If you are only 20 minutes late, you should be alright, as there are other cases which can and will be heard prior to yours. As long as you arrive before the last case is called, your trial will go forward.

Expert:  CriminalDefense replied 10 months ago.

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