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General Information (A)

Yourself
  • Q: What's your Facebook ID ?
    A: mrmcopper@gmail.com
  • Q: What Class of driving license do you hold ?
    A: Class A, B, C, etc.
  • Q: For the past eighteen (18) months since you were cited, have you taken traffic school level one (or level two) ?
    A: Yes or No
  • Q: Do you think this is an unfair ticket ? Explain.
    A: Yes or No
  • Q: If we tell you that your winning chance is low, will you still take the chance to contest ? Explain.
    A: Yes or No
  • Q: If you decide to contest this ticket, you promise to:
    1) spend time on this (i.e. 15-20 hours)
    2) response to our questions or requests ASAP
    Can you do that ?
    A: Yes or No
  • Summary
  • With less than 200 words, please briefly describe what you have done to get this citation, and the reason you are NOT GUILTY.
    N/A
  • Your Notice To Appear
  • Q: Which code or codes were you cited with ?
    A: CVC 22350 A, CVC 22101, and etc
  • Q: Traffic Condition ?
    A: Heavy / Moderate / Light
  • Q: Road Condition ?
    A: Dry / Wet / etc
  • Q: Weather Condition ?
    A: Sunny / Rainy / Foggy / Snowy / etc
  • Q: Post Speed Limit (MPH) ?
    A: 35 MPH
  • Q: Your Speed (MPH) ?
    A: 44 MPH
  • Q: Timing - How long did the Officer followed you before flashing its red/blue lights ?
    A: Did Not Notice / 30 secs / About 2 mins
  • Q: Timing - When did you discovered the Officer ?
    A: As soon as I got flashed / About 5 mins before I got flashed
  • Q: Obstructions - Before you got flashed, was there anything between you and Officer ?
    A: One large truck was between us / Nothing between us / Officer was at my right blind spot in another lane / etc
  • Q: Where do you think the Officer was hiding or driving (Address, and Direction - north/east/south/westbound) ?
    A: At a retail store's parking lot on northeast corner of 1234 Copper Street, San Jose, CA.
    Officer hide behind the MacDonald sign.
  • Q: Where did you violated the charged vehicle code (Address, and Direction - north/east/south/westbound) ?
    A: Northbound 1234 Copper Street, San Jose, CA / Southbound Hwy 280 -x- Saratoga Ave
  • Q: Where were you pulled over (Address, and Direction - north/east/south/westbound) ?
    A: Northbound 5000 Copper Street, San Jose, CA / Southbound Hwy 280 -x- Winchester Ave
  • Q: Type of your vehicle ?
    A: Motorcycle / Sedan / SUV / Trunk / Van / Bicycle / Sports Car / etc
  • Q: Type of Officer's vehicle ?
    A: Motorcycle / Sedan / SUV / Trunk / Van / Bicycle / Sports Car / etc
  • Q: Number of Officer(s) at the scene ?
    A: 2 (one on the plane, one on the ground who cited me)
  • Q: Number of passenger(s) at the scene (Except driver) and relationship to driver ?
    A: Total 4: spouse, and 2 sons, and 1 friend
  • Q: Any witness who can help your case ?
    A: We wished that you do have a witness like this:
    My wife who witnessed that I did not ran the RED light. She said, "It was yellow", when my vehicle was approaching the intersection after passing the 2nd white-marked line of the pedestrian cross walk.
  • Q: Officer's Question(s) ?
    A: "Do you know why I pulled you over ?" or
    "What's the hurry ?" or
    "You were talking on the cell phone !" or
    "Do you have any legal reason for making that turn ?"
  • Q: Your Response to Officer's Question(s) ?
    A: We wished that you had said this:
    I was driving safely! I request the courthouse at the County Seat to handle my case.
    And, NOT this:
    "I had my speaker phone on already" or
    "I am going to a meeting"
  • Q: Court Date/Time ?
    A: Feb 15, 2008 1:00 PM
  • Q: Court Address ?
    A: 270 Grant Ave, Palo Alto, CA
  • Q: Officer's Name ?
    A: Usually hard to read, please guess: C0ppe5
  • Q: Did you verbally request for County Seat ? And then, wrote down "County Seat Please!" next to your signature ?
    A: Yes or No
  • Q: Did you sign the tikcet ?
    A: Yes or No
  • Your Courtesy Notice
  • Q: When did you receive your Courtesy Notice ?
    A: April 30, 2008
  • Q: Ticket Due Date ?
    A: May 25, 2008
  • Q: Amount Due with Proof of Correction ?
    A: N/A
  • Q: Amount Due for Bail Forfeiture ?
    A: $xxx.00
  • Q: REQUEST COURT APPEARANCE: Your appearance is ?
    A: OPTIONAL or MANDATORY
  • Q: Amount Due for a Court Appearance ?
    A: $xxx.00
  • Q: Amount Due for Traffic School ?
    A: $xxx.00
  • Your Arraignment
    NOTE:
    Unless you are in one of the followings, otherwise, we do NOT recommend you attending an arraignment:

  • Q: When did you setup your arraignment ?
    A: May 5, 2008 or Never
  • Q: If you have already attended your arraignment, who was the Judge/Commissioner ?
    A: N/A
  • Q: If you have already attended your arraignment, where did you attend it ?
    Court Name and Department Number (City, State)
    A: Palo Alto Courthouse at Department 86 (Palo Alto, CA)
  • Q: If you have already attended your arraignment, what was your plea ?
    A: Traffic School / Guilty / Not Guilty
  • Q: If you have already attended your arraignment, what else did you request ?
    A: Motion for Change of Venue to the County Seat / Motion to Compell Discovery / Request for Fine Reduction / etc
  • More Information
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