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Run and You’re Done: North Carolina Speeding Law Means Business

Because so many people have so much access to media these days, many laws are promoted with catchy titles like “Booze It and Lose It” or “Click It or Ticket,” and North Carolina is no exception. The  “Run and You’re Done” law has a pretty memorable and catchy title that also gets right to the

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When You Get a Speeding Ticket, Try to Keep Your Sense of Humor

No, we don’t think there’s anything funny about getting a speeding ticket, or any other traffic ticket. But. Keeping your sense of humor when things go wrong is a pretty good idea. Besides, when you get charged with any traffic violation, The Jason Reece Law Firm is just a phone call away. Till then, here

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How Much Will My Insurance Go Up After a Traffic Ticket?

How Much Will My Insurance Go Up After a Traffic Ticket?   If you are charged with speeding or certain other traffic tickets in North Carolina, you will have “points” assessed to your driving record. Those points determine to a certain degree if, and by how much, your insurance rates will go up. You can

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Am I Going to Lose My License?

That depends on what you did of course. In North Carolina, there are a LOT of traffic violations that can cause you to lose your license. Some reasons are pretty well known, like a DWI or too many points. But there are many others too. Before we answer the question, there are two terms you

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The Top 5 Myths of Traffic Ticket Charges

Whether you call them urban legends, common myths, or even “fake news,” there is a lot of misinformation about things and traffic tickets are no exception. If you get pulled over for speeding or some other traffic violation in Mecklenburg County, don’t count on any of these popular myths to bail you out. That’s what

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North Carolina’s Most Mysterious Traffic Violation: Reckless Driving

Reece 4 Traffic violations North Carolina’s Most Mysterious Traffic Violation: Reckless Driving Reckless driving in North Carolina can mean a lot of things. From failing to yield to racing on public streets. But it could also shackle you with a criminal record. To understand how significant the “grey area” can be when it comes to

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Using A Cellphone While Driving is Not Only Dangerous, in Charlotte It Can Be Illegal

Nearly everyone has a smartphone, and few of us go anywhere without them. We most likely have our phone with us when we’re driving, and sometimes the temptation to check a text or look something up is hard to resist. We can find directions, play music, and a variety of other things that take our

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Why Does Charlotte Have So Many Bad Drivers and Traffic Accidents?

Just like any other big city, Charlotte, North Carolina has its share of bad drivers and traffic accidents. But as it turns out, we have more than our share! A recent study lists Charlotte as the 14th most dangerous city for bad drivers, from traffic violations like speeding to more serious infractions, like DWI and

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Traffic School: Why Your Traffic Ticket Attorney Wants You Back in School

In North Carolina, there are two reasons you may have to go to the Driver Improvement Clinic, the state’s driving school. There are plenty of options in and around the Charlotte area to find an accredited vendor.   You’ve accumulated 7 or more points on your driving record, and the DMV has required it. This

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DIY Traffic Ticket Defense Tips From An Experienced Traffic Attorney

Did you get a speeding ticket or some other traffic ticket in Charlotte? In most cases, it’s best to hire a traffic ticket lawyer, but you may be able to handle it yourself. Before you decide to be your own traffic lawyer, you need to be aware of a few things.   North Carolina traffic

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