What are the penalties for driving without insurance in MD. if this is your first offense? Could you be sent to jail?
2 Answers from Attorneys
The penalty for driving without insurance in Maryland can be up to a year in jail and a fine. As a general rule, if this is your first offense, you would not go to jail. However the points you would get on a conviction could revoke your license to drive, therefore an attorney is advisable.
Jail is unlikely, but not impossible. You would also get 5 points if you didn't get a PBJ. But you should almost NEVER plead guilty to this offense. It is very defendable. Cojntact an attorney.
Related Questions & Answers
What is a "discretionary release advisement traffic offenses"? ... and... Asked 3/31/13, 8:39 pm in United States Maryland Traffic Law
I was pulled over and recieved 3 ticket one for no insurance one for unpaid... Asked 3/15/13, 11:30 am in United States Maryland Traffic Law
I got a speeding ticket n forgot too go to the commissioner is it too late Asked 3/14/13, 9:22 am in United States Maryland Traffic Law
What should I do if I am charged with a "Disregard Hwy sign" in Fairfax... Asked 3/05/13, 12:47 pm in United States Maryland Traffic Law