Driving on Suspended

What Will Happen for Driving on a Suspended License Third Offense?

published by Andrew Flusche on March 31, 2014

driving on a suspended 3rd offense

If you are charged with driving on a suspended third offense, or later, you need to talk with an attorney. In Virginia driving on suspended may seem like a fix-a-ticket to a lot of people. Their license is suspended for fines, costs for driving school, insurance verification, or any number of reasons. Some people think […]

Can The Police Pull You Over For a Pine Tree Air Freshener?

published by Andrew Flusche on March 27, 2014

pine tree air freshner

Yes. One of the concerns that you should have with the equipment on your vehicle when you’re driving anywhere, is whether or not it could be a source for the police to pull you over. The majority of people are not doing anything illegal on most days; however sometimes you might have a little too […]

sign the speeding ticket

If you’re issued a ticket for a traffic or misdemeanor offense in Virginia, the officer brings the ticket to you and normally asks you to sign on the form. A lot of times people wonder what that means when they’re signing the ticket. When you read the Virginia Uniform Summons, you will see that the […]

Virginia License Offenses – Critical Knowledge

published by Andrew Flusche on November 12, 2013

I was in Culpeper General District Court the other day to handle a reckless driving by speed ticket for my client. I was simply shocked at what I saw happen. Another defense attorney got up to handle his case before the judge. It was a driver’s license violation of some type. He apparently had an […]

Virginia Traffic Court Defense

published by Andrew Flusche on September 16, 2013

virginia traffic court

When you have a charge pending in Virginia traffic court there’s quite a few considerations you need to make. You need to understand what kind of charge you’re facing, which specific court you’re supposed to go to, and, most importantly, whether or not you should bring a lawyer. Which Virginia traffic court are you due […]

Help with Virginia Uniform Summons

published by Andrew Flusche on September 12, 2013

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A Virginia Uniform Summons is a ticket. In Virginia, when you’re given a traffic ticket, and even some misdemeanor charges, the officer writes out the charge on a document called a Virginia Uniform Summons. This document is basically saying that you are summoned to appear in court on the indicated date to answer for the […]

Driving on Suspended – Three Options

published by Andrew Flusche on June 2, 2013

If you’re facing a driving on suspended charge, you have options. Here are three of them: 1. Ignore it. You can certainly ignore your charge and hope that it will go away. However, it’s not going to happen. If you simply don’t go to court and ignore the fact that you’re charged with driving on […]

kid driving

If you’re charged with driving on suspended second or subsequent offense one of the most important jobs we have is to look into all the prior offenses that the Commonwealth claims you have. The driving record from DMV just shows the synopsis of the case and what you are found guilty of. However, records can […]

Driving on Suspended Secret: You Must be Operating a Motor Vehicle

published by Andrew Flusche on May 15, 2013

riding lawn mower

To be guilty of the regular version of driving on suspended in Virginia, the Commonwealth has to prove that you are driving what the law calls a “motor vehicle.” Now this is not just a car. A motor vehicle does have a broader definition than that, and this is where we may have some wiggle […]

Driving on Suspended Secret: You Must be Legally Suspended

published by Andrew Flusche on May 14, 2013

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In order for the Commonwealth to prove that you are guilty of driving on a suspended license, one element they must prove is that you were actually suspended at the time of the driving. Note that this ties in to our other piece of the puzzle about fixing your license. The issue is whether or […]