Category: FAQ’s

Improper Equipment in NC

Improper Equipment in NC 1. Improper Equipment in NC may be faulty equipment or mechanical issues First, Improper Equipment in NC may describe a vehicle having equipment or mechanical problems such as dangerous tires, improper muffler, or broken speedometer. 2. Improper Equipment in NC is now a lesser-included offense to a traffic ticket Improper Equipment is [..]

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Pay Court Costs Online

Online Collections and Payments in NC Pay court costs online in many North Carolina counties. If your case has been resolved in court, pay court costs online for many criminal, infractions, speeding and traffic ticket cases at http://onlineservices.nccourts.org/. How to pay court costs online For additional information on how to pay court costs online visit https://www3.nccourts.org/onlinepayments/menu.sp Benefits when [..]

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Ignition Interlock

What is an Ignition Interlock device? An ignition interlock or a breath alcohol ignition interlock device is a breathalyzer for an individual’s vehicle. You may have also heard this device referred to as a “blow and go device”. This is an instrument that requires the driver to blow into a mouthpiece of a device prior to [..]

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Do I need an Attorney for Traffic Court?

The need to have an attorney for traffic court in North Carolina varies If the charged offense is a minor infraction then I often tell prospective clients that they do not need an attorney. These minor traffic offenses may include offenses such as expired tags or inspection violations, but in cases where you are likely to be facing [..]

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Do I need an Attorney?

 When do I need an attorney? Most would assume that if you ask a lawyer, whether or not you need an attorney the answer would always be “Yes, you need an attorney to represent your legal interests.” However, this may not always be case.  A lawyer can be helpful in every legal situation but there [..]

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Avvo Legal Questions ~ Attorney Welborn

Lawyer Jon Welborn | Featured Attorney Criminal Defense Lawyer Jon Welborn | Lawyer Criminal Defense We hope that you have found this post relating to Avvo Legal Questions by Defense Lawyer Jon Welborn to be helpful and informative. No brief summary such as the one above should ever replace the advice of sound, experienced legal [..]

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How to find the best attorney in your area

The question of how to find the best attorney in your area is not answered the same way for everyone Should you compare lawyers and review articles about attorneys online to find the lawyer that is best for you? Should you talk to friends and family to see what attorneys they have personally used before? Who can you talk [..]

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Criminal Law Drug Charges – What is Possession of Controlled Substances?

Criminal Law Drug Charges – What Constitutes Possession of Controlled Substances? What is Possession of Controlled Substances? North Carolina General Statutes § 90 – 95 (a)(3) Elements of Possession of Controlled Substances: A person guilty of possession of controlled substances if they knowingly possess a controlled substance. Possession of Controlled Substances may be either actual or constructive.  State [..]

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Challenging DWI Detection

Challenging DWI Detection and Field Sobriety Testing on Impaired Driving Charges The National Highway and Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) definition of DWI Detection: The process of identifying and gathering evidence to determine whether or not a suspect should be arrested for a DWI violation. Driving and the field sobriety tests are both divided attention tasks. [..]

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