Motorist pulled over by police for defective tail light. Police subsequently learned that vehicle motorist operated was both unregistered and uninsured. Motorist was charged accordingly with the misdemeanor offenses of Operating an Unregistered Motor Vehicle and Operating an Uninsured Motor Vehicle.
RESULT: Appeared at Magistrate’s Hearing on motorist’s behalf and successfully argued that no probable cause existed to support these charges. Accordingly, no criminal complaint was issued or formal charges files issued against the motorist. Case was dismissed without further incident.