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I was pulled over for not wearing my seatbelt but I was

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I was pulled over...

I was pulled over for not wearing my seatbelt but I was clearly wearing one, the officer saw it but argued that I put it on after I was stopped, I never rive without a seatbelt on.

Lawyer's Assistant: What state was the citation in? And have you consulted a local attorney?

Garland, Texas. I have not contacted an attorney.

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

That's one option.

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Traffic Law
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