Under the new guidelines, it is not possible for a permitted driver to obtain an unsafe operation plea. It requires competent counsel to maneuver around the fines and possible suspension of driver’s privileges.
Plaintiff was seriously injured in a motor vehicle accident requiring multiple neck, back and shoulder surgeries; Results: Partial summary judgment on liability was granted. Case settled prior to trial for $937,500.00.
Defendant charged with unsafe lane change; Results: unsafe operations
Defendant charged with shoplifting; Results: Conditional discharge, no plea.
Defendant charged with improper passing, Result: pled guilty to improper right/left turn at arrow, fine only no points.
Defendant accused of failure to obey traffic signal; Result: guilty to obstruction, no points.
Defendant charged with Petit Larceny and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fifth degree in New York; Results: ACD with community service.
Defendant accused of criminal mischief and disorderly conduct; Result: PTI twelve (12) months.
Defendant accused of unregistered vehicle, driving with no insurance, and two counts of driving while suspended based on no liability insurance; Result: dismissal of all violations and no costs imposed by the Court.
Defendant charged with careless driving, speeding 85 mph in a 50 mph zone and failure to keep right; Result: pled guilty to unsafe operation, fine only, no points. All charges dismissed.
Defendant accused of underage possession of alcohol, unsafe driving and failure to exhibit documents; Result: Defendant pled guilty for failure to exhibit documents and ordinance violation.