November 21, 2011

Handicap Placard Use – I’ve fallen but… I can get up!

Have you ever been tempted? Have you ever just done it? I’m talking about parking in a handicapped space without a handicap placard when you are not disabled at all. Aside from being inconsiderate it can be a very expensive […]

November 14, 2011

DUI – One more for the road

Probably not a good idea. As our firm begins expanding into more diverse areas of legal defense (more on this topic coming soon), one criminal offense which may be more egregious than any traffic ticket would be Driving Under the […]

November 7, 2011

Traffic Ticket Defense – Happy Birthday to us…!

The Traffic Ticket News Blog is one year old. We have posted 52 installments of traffic related news and information. I would like to thank my friends and colleagues who throughout the year have suggested topics and emailed me news […]

October 31, 2011

Red Light Cameras – Just when you thought you were out… they pull you back in

Well… you are not going to like this. If you are one of the 50,000 people who received a red light camera ticket in the city of Los Angeles and were under the false impression that paying such tickets was “voluntary” […]

October 24, 2011

Organ Donation – Giving of Yourself

You may have heard that expression before and probably within various figurative contexts. The State of California means it literally. A new law that appeared “on the books” this year asks for a resounding yes or no answer to the […]

October 17, 2011

Traffic Ticket Defense – “Darn” Expensive Lawyers”…!

Aren’t they? Well, especially the good ones. It’s one of those situations where we dislike lawyers, tell lawyer jokes and think they are horrible people until you need one… ain’t that the truth. We see them portrayed in TV shows, […]

October 10, 2011

Traffic Tickets – Welcome to the ½ OFF sale

Here’s a chance for all of you “traffic criminals” to settle the score once and for all and walk away clean. In an effort to recuperate a big chunk of lost revenue, Los Angeles County will offer amnesty to more […]

October 3, 2011

Pacing – Is Someone Following me?

Let’s jump right into it… if the “someone” following you has flashing red and blue lights on the roof of their car, this may present a problem in the form of a traffic citation in your immediate future. In the […]

September 26, 2011

Officer Observed Citation – He said, she said… he said?

Sometimes simple circumstances can become complicated in a split second without any reason that we know of. I’m sure that all of us have at one time or another come across a situation that just leave us scratching our virtual […]

September 19, 2011

Trial by Declaration… Revisited

Those of you, fans and avid readers will remember that back in January of this year we touched upon this subject. The reason we’re dragging this topic back up is because recently we’ve seen an increase in clients that will […]