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Can my speeding ticket suspend my North Carolina drivers license?

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North Carolina has some of the toughest, most punitive traffic laws in the country. Before you go to court to pay your ticket or try to pay your speeding citation online, it's very important to consult a traffic attorney to know the full legal ramifications. Oddly enough, it's very easy to accidentally get your NC drivers license suspended by paying off a "simple" traffic ticket.

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Ever heard of "9 you're fine, 10 you're mine?"

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Is it true that speeding only 9 mph over the limit in North Carolina will not impact your auto insurance? Yes, and no. Under certain circumstances, a low-level moving violation, such as 9 mph over the limit (say, 54 mph in a 45 mph zone) can have no impact on your North Carolina auto insurance. 

Due to NC Department of Insurance law, speeds under 10 mph are to be forgiven ...

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What is Improper Equipment and how can it help my speeding ticket?

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Improper Equipment is a very low level traffic offense, called a "non-moving" violation, which results in no points assessed against your drivers license and no increase to your North Carolina auto insurance premium. An IE reduction is widely considered to be the best possible reduction available in North Carolina. There are many misconceptions around improper equipment and how and when it can be used in cases. Often times, it's ...

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What can a traffic attorney do for me?

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I've been in your shoes before. A traffic citation is stressful and I was worried that my insurance rate would go through the roof. Would I lose my license? I wasn't sure where to turn. Then, the overwhelming pile of letters that came in the mail from attorneys that wanted my business. I didn't know where to start.

I started Hatley Law Office 9 years ago with ...

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What is the difference between License (DMV) and Insurance Points in North Carolina?

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Oddly enough, in North Carolina you can have license points and not have insurance points, or visa versa. North Carolina has a dual points system license/DMV points and insurance points. In most cases, however, license points translate to insurance points, but not always. Insurance points can mean drastic increases to your North Carolina auto insurance premiums for 3 years (only 1 point is a 30% increase). If you were ...

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