Originally Posted by blakneto
Dude you got the shaft... ALWAYS fight the ticket. You always have a chance of winning...
You could have been in an emergency and had a lapse in judgement, etc, etc, etc... The cop might not show up... You always have a chance... The points on your record will make you pay waaaaaaaaaaaay more in insurance than a set $500 fine.
I would rather pay $500 for a clear record, than $200 and 3pts for 3 years...
I got snookered by the same prosecuter BS... They are just trying to collect some cash and reduce the trial workload.
You can make a call to 911 behind the wheel, that is it and then you're expected to pull over.