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by jimm
Tue Sep 20, 2016 5:20 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: police not in the court!
Replies: 5
Views: 1331

Re: police not in the court!

Yes its possible they can do that. But remember you can tell prosecutor you want to plead not guilty and then when the trial starts they will say one of two things... (1) we are not ready to proceed (officer is not there) and are withdrawing the charge, OR (2) we are ready to proceed (means officer...
by jimm
Tue Sep 20, 2016 11:30 am
Forum: General Talk
Topic: police not in the court!
Replies: 5
Views: 1331

police not in the court!

I can't find my cop. But the prosecutor said cop will show up if they call him. Is that true?

Court start at 9:30. If I plea not guilty, my case will be handled very late, and cop might show up at 2pm, is that ture?

I did plea guilty, I'm afraid to bet.
by jimm
Tue Sep 20, 2016 1:30 am
Forum: Failing to obey a stop sign, traffic control stop/slow sign, traffic light or railway crossing signal
Topic: Video evidence in court
Replies: 7
Views: 1793

Re: Video evidence in court

You should advise the Prosecutor and the Provincial Offences office that you will have video evidence that you want to present and that you require XYZ to play it. Then when you show up, you can expect that they will most likely NOT have anything for you to play your video on. They may want to keep...
by jimm
Mon Sep 19, 2016 8:18 am
Forum: General Talk
Topic: Is all speeding equal?
Replies: 10
Views: 1174

Re: Is all speeding equal?

Hi, I received a speeding ticket* about an hour ago, but only now realized the unusual situation and don't know if the below is usable in court. The road I was driving on was a 40 km/h hour 4-lane road (speeding ticket shows 57), and I was on the right lane, the police officer was hiding behind a b...
by jimm
Wed Sep 07, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: General Talk
Topic: Can an unlicensed/uninsured car be towed by another car?
Replies: 9
Views: 3065

Re: Can an unlicensed/uninsured car be towed by another car?

no, even a trailer needs a permit, and you're towing a sedan
by jimm
Tue Sep 06, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: Red Light Camera Ticket
Topic: Redlightcamera: light was only red for 000.5 seconds
Replies: 18
Views: 7915

Re: Redlightcamera: light was only red for 000.5 seconds

FORtheWIN wrote:" Clearly Red-light cams are a great money generating tool.
The objective is to stop road killers, not generating money.
by jimm
Tue Sep 06, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: Parking Tickets
Topic: Parked in a designated fire route, but not a real fire route
Replies: 7
Views: 2621

Re: Parked in a designated fire route, but not a real fire r

How did a ticket officer enter a private street? Did you buy the street explicit? Some people with hugh mansion bought the surrounding streets from the government.
by jimm
Tue Sep 06, 2016 10:53 am
Forum: Parking Tickets
Topic: handicapped parking issue
Replies: 3
Views: 1555

Re: handicapped parking issue

5 grands
by jimm
Thu Sep 01, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Red Light Camera Ticket
Topic: Is a ticket likely coming my way
Replies: 4
Views: 1271

Re: Is a ticket likely coming my way

I am having a bit of a hard time recalling exactly how much I passed the line by, however my worst-case estimate puts the rear tire around the white line (either slightly before or slightly past it). My car was not sticking out far enough to impede any traffic in the intersection, and I think pedes...
by jimm
Thu Sep 01, 2016 2:29 pm
Forum: Red Light Camera Ticket
Topic: Is a ticket likely coming my way
Replies: 4
Views: 1271

Re: Is a ticket likely coming my way

So full story, I am stopped at a green light, waiting for the car in front of me to complete a left turn (I was going straight through). The car in front of me makes his turn and I start to move. I quickly realized the light was changing from amber to red, and I decided to stop. However my vehicle ...
by jimm
Thu Sep 01, 2016 2:23 pm
Forum: Careless Driving
Topic: What if cop shows up but witnesses don't
Replies: 4
Views: 1255

Re: What if cop shows up but witnesses don't

jsherk wrote:Witnesses must show up to testify. An email is not worth anything.
So if both witnesses don't show up, I plead not guilty. Correct?


I will call witnesses (kind old ladies) the night before the trial to see if they attend.
by jimm
Thu Sep 01, 2016 1:15 pm
Forum: Following too closely
Topic: Following too close, can a charge be laid?
Replies: 6
Views: 1950

Re: Following too close, can a charge be laid?

human is also a vehicle, if following humans to close.

But cops/911 would not take your case seriously.
by jimm
Thu Sep 01, 2016 1:07 pm
Forum: Careless Driving
Topic: What if cop shows up but witnesses don't
Replies: 4
Views: 1255

What if cop shows up but witnesses don't

From the disclosure I have got, the prosecutor summons the cop and 2 witnesses to the trial.

i'm sure cop will show up because he gets paid.

But what if both witnesses don't show up? Do I win the case almost 100%? Is the email witnesses wrote to the cop served as evidence in court?
by jimm
Thu Sep 01, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: Exceeding the speed limit by 30 to 49 km/h
Topic: G2 driver when ticket issued, full G now and going to court.
Replies: 3
Views: 1196

Re: G2 driver when ticket issued, full G now and going to co

When it comes to the Ministry, I am almost 100% positive they'll will punish you as a G2 driver because that's what you were at the time. That means you fall under Novice Driver Escalating Sanctions and you're subject to a 30 day suspension for 30km+ over the limit, even though you now hold a G. Wh...
by jimm
Sun Feb 14, 2016 8:07 pm
Forum: General Talk
Topic: Got conviction notice for a never-received ticket (2pts)
Replies: 11
Views: 1309

Re: Got conviction notice for a never-received ticket (2pts)

Got an update:

receive reopen trial in June.

called MTO to remove the pending conviction record

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