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Driving Under Suspension Charge Dismissed Due to Failure by BMV to Provide Notice of Suspension

February 18, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Columbus Traffic Law   |   Comments Off on Driving Under Suspension Charge Dismissed Due to Failure by BMV to Provide Notice of Suspension

In order to be convicted of driving under suspension, the Ohio BMV must have – at the very least – mailed a notice of your suspension.   One Ohio case – State v. Walker, 2010-Ohio-3043 – demonstrates this rule.   If you are pulled over for driving under suspension before the BMV sends a notice of […]

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Suspended License? Payment Plans Now Available to Pay BMV Reinstatement Fees

July 16, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Columbus Traffic Law   |   Comments Off on Suspended License? Payment Plans Now Available to Pay BMV Reinstatement Fees

Effective yesterday, Ohio has installment plans available to drivers with suspended licenses unable to pay their reinstatement fees. Last year, the General Assembly passed a law directing the BMV to adopt rules that permit a driver to pay reinstatement fees in installments. (ORC 4510.10).  Since April of 2012, the law has allowed a driver to […]

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