Should I Hire an Attorney to Fight a Speeding Ticket?

While a single speeding ticket initially may seem like no big deal, there are significant consequences that may arise from a ticket, many of which are financial in nature. There are various reasons that you might want to fight back against a speeding ticket in the state of Missouri. In many cases, it may be […]
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How to Know When a Traffic Stop Is Legal and Why It Matters

A Legal Stop   An officer in Missouri must have reasonable suspicion you had committed, were committing or were about to commit a crime to pull you over lawfully. Reasonable suspicion is a legal standard many states use to ensure probable cause and not discrimination provides the motivation for traffic stops. Even so, police make […]
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How Does the Missouri Driving Point System Work?

Driving Point Policies Many states maintain driving point systems that assess points for specific violations. Those points are then used to prompt disciplinary action. The Department of Revenue oversees Missouri’s driving point system. The Department of Revenue (DOR) adds points to your driving record when you are convicted of a moving violation. Moving violations are […]
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