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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    Yes, full fine. He had my first statement captured on his findings, not the more polished one you proposed, although they did include a copy of the more polished statement in the same mailing. I...
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    RESULT: Found committed - fine imposed.
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    I understand. My wife didn't want to contest her infraction, saying she should pay the fine. I convinced her to let me help her contest, request discovery and look for procedural errors. She is...
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    Thank you Speedy Gonzalez. I submitted the following before reading your post (online method for trial by mail):
    "I move to dismiss for insufficient evidence. The officer does not establish a...
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    If we take a wild stab at trying to defeat this, accepting the infraction if it doesn't succeed, does anyone have suggested revisions to the following defense (using speedy's comments and hoping the...
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 66 in a 55

    Thank you for posting the results... we all like to know how it went, and even if our situations are different, your example shows that making an effort pays off.
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    Thank you all. I'll check with my insurance agent to see if one speeding infraction will affect our rates. If not, we may save the deferral and simply admit guilt and pay the fine by mail. Since...
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    My wife said the officer was NOT standing outside his patrol vehicle as she drove by, but this probably doesn't matter. If we try the improper procedure defense, is there a rule/law to reference...
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    The court has offered trial by mail. My wife did not want to contest this, but allowed me to help her do so... I don't think she will be willing to attend the hearing, so we'll have to conclude this...
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    Speeding Tickets: LIDAR 73 in a 60 MPH - Any Way Out

    My question involves a traffic ticket from the state of: Washington

    My wife received a speeding infraction in Skagit County. Attached is the infraction and discovery. The site only allows 4...
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    Speeding Tickets: Re: LIDAR 66 in a 55

    blewis has advice here . Note the paragraph:
  12. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    Hearing was held today. I told the judge I would like to make a pre-trial motion, so she asked me to proceed. I made the following motion:
    "I move to suppress... the officer's report is not signed...
  13. Hearings and Trials: Re: Whether to Appear in Court or File a Written Declaration Pleading Not Guilty

    I'm not qualified to provide legal advice, and I live in Washington, but I believe you'll maximize your defense by hiring an attorney and appearing in court.
  14. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    Thank you. I'll report back how this plays out.
  15. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    Observed some cases yesterday, being heard by the judge I'm scheduled with. Very enlightening. Question: If the officer shows up for the hearing, what are my options? I did request a witness...
  16. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    Thank you dudesky & speedy gonzalez. I will follow your advice. If for some reason, the prosecutors gave me an unsigned copy but filed a signed one with the court (don't know if that's even...
  17. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    I opened another thread to highlight the unsigned officer's report, but learned that this makes it difficult for others to help. My apologies... lesson learned. I now see how this complicates the...
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    Evidence: Re: Infraction's Officer Report Not Signed

    My apologies. I'm new and didn't understand the proper etiquette. I opened a new thread thinking that because my question had changed, it would be better to post with a new subject. Appreciate the...
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    Evidence: Infraction's Officer Report Not Signed

    My question involves traffic court in the State of: Washington
    Discovery links below show that the officer did not sign his explanation in the officer report section. If I move to suppress per IRLJ...
  20. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    He did comment on the speed, saying he would give me a warning for that - the fine would have been another $94 or so.
  21. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    I met with the court clerk to get the infraction filing date. It was filed 2 days after the citation was issued. I have the court docket (to date) as evidence. So, my next question is regarding...
  22. Evidence: Re: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    I'll have to visit because they don't offer a phone number that a person answers... just a pre-recorded set of instructions. I did notice that the officer didn't sign where designated under his...
  23. Evidence: Copy of Infraction from Discovery Doesn't Have Filing Stamp

    My question involves traffic court in the State of: Washington
    I just received discovery for a traffic infraction (unsafe lane change). I can't find any filing stamp on it, however it does have a...
  24. Hearings and Trials: How Does One Ask to Reduce an Infraction to Something Lesser

    My question involves traffic court in the State of: Washington

    I've contested an "Unsafe Lane Charge" with a hearing scheduled in Snohomish County District Court - Everett Division. I've...
  25. Sticky: Traffic Court Issues: Re: Procedural Guide to Traffic Tickets in Washington State

    Thank you blewis for this very informative procedure. This is my first time contesting an infraction, and I've found this procedure invaluable. I submitted my request for discovery, three copies...
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