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    Finding Out Why Your License Was Suspended in Maryland

    Despite an array of public transportation options, most people in Baltimore rely on driving to get around. Residents of Baltimore and the greater state of Maryland drive to hold down a job, take their kids to and from school, attend medical appointments, get groceries, and more. Losing the legal ability to drive through a driver’s […]

  • What is a Failure to Comply Suspension in Maryland?

    In Maryland, a failure to comply suspension refers to a legal penalty imposed on drivers who do not adhere to specific requirements set by the courts or state agencies. This can arise from various scenarios, such as not promptly requesting a trial, not paying traffic fines, or neglecting to follow through with court-ordered mandates. Understanding […]

  • Potential Defenses for Driving With a Suspended CDL License

    If you face charges for driving with a suspended commercial driver’s license (CDL), it is important to understand the potential defenses that may be available to you. Driving on a suspended CDL is a serious offense, often carrying penalties like fines, additional license suspension, or even incarceration. However, there are specific circumstances and legal arguments […]

  • At What Point Does a Maryland Driver’s License Get Suspended?

    A driver’s license is a privilege that allows individuals to operate a vehicle legally. However, this privilege can be suspended under certain circumstances when drivers fail to comply with the rules and regulations set by the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA). But at what point does a license get suspended? One common reason for a […]

  • What Happens If I’m Pulled Over With a Suspended License in Maryland?

    Driving with a suspended license is a severe offense that can result in many penalties for Maryland drivers. If you are pulled over carrying a suspended license, you may face fines, jail time, and further suspension or revocation of your license. According to Maryland Transportation Code Section 16-303, a conviction may result in 12 months […]

  • Could a Texting-While-Driving Offense Cost You Your License?

    Disconnecting from your mobile device is challenging in our current society. However, sending a quick text message while driving your vehicle may cause a serious crash or force you to face challenging legal consequences. The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration (MVA) reports that around 27,000 people suffer injuries annually from distracted driving. In order to combat […]

  • What Are the Penalties for Driving With a Suspended License in Maryland?

    There are many different reasons a person may have their license suspended in Maryland. Each year, several million people in the United States have their licenses suspended. This penalty is serious and can affect a person’s ability to commute to their job or other locations that require someone to drive and could lead to jail […]

  • How to Reinstate Your Maryland Driver’s License After It’s Been Suspended by the MVA

    An estimated 76 percent of Americans rely on their cars for transportation. Whether you use your car for work or traveling, not being able to drive your vehicle legally can have a negative impact on your everyday life. There are many reasons why a person may have their license suspended by the MVA in Maryland. […]

  • How Long Can My License Be Suspended after a DUI in Maryland?

    You may lose your Maryland driver’s license after a conviction for driving under the influence (DUI), but many people wonder how long their license will be suspended. It depends on several factors, such as how much alcohol was in your system, previous convictions, and whether you refused to take a breathalyzer test. There are steps […]

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    Insuring a Vehicle with a Suspended License in Maryland

    When you’ve had your driver’s license suspended, there may be several reasons why you’d want to buy a new car. This situation is not unheard of; you might have a family member available to drive you around while your license is suspended or need to buy a vehicle for your employees to use. Unfortunately, while […]