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California

Lawyer's Assistant: Do you need to appear in court?

I think i have the option to just pay the fine

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Is there a cost associated with this? i just ran into this site while looking for an answer

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Traffic Law
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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
i received a infraction for unlawful use of a wireless phone. There is an amount for bail and an amount for attending traffic school. It's my understanding that a cellphone ticket doesnt count againt your record or affect your insurance other than having to pay the fine. Is this correct? Do i just need to pay the "bail" and not need to attend traffic school? Or do I need to attend traffic school as well so no points show on my DMV record?
Traffic Lawyer: Roy Hadavi,
 replied 8 months ago

Thank you for the clarification.

A cellphone ticket is considered a moving violation and requires traffic school in order to avoid a point on your record.

If you do not believe that you can fight the ticket, you will need to pay the citation amount, plus the traffic ticket amount.

If you believe that you have a valid reason to fight the ticket, you would pay the bail amount and attend the arrangement, at which you would enter a plea of "not guilty".

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