Re: Impeding Traffic Ticket, California VC 22400
here is the relevant paragraph:
I referred you to post # 5.
Wherein I stated
In other words, the sentence "No other options are available to you and you are not eligible for a Trial by Declaration" is connected to and is in referene to cases where an appearance which is mandatory where you must arrange a court appearance date and you have no other options. The top of that same paragraph clearly states that YOUR APPEARANCE IS OPTIONAL and the provisions for a mandatory court appearance do not apply to you. So you ARE eligible for a TBD.
Quoting That Guy
If you want to... Those steps are what I would do to ensure a proper and timely filing of the request by the clerk and so that I have something to fall back on (my own copy of the request that was date stamped by the clerk) if something goes awry later...
Discovery requests should be served and filed ASAP... Although I am not sure what is it you're hoping to get out of discovery?
I am right 97% of the time... Who cares about the other 4%!