Ohio: Dismissed Traffic Ticket Can Still Be ProsecutedFederal judge rules the underlying offense of a dismissed traffic citation can still be used against a defendant in a separate case.
Sep. 12, 2012
Instant Justice: Antifa Assaults Journalist In DC, Gets Arrested Immediately
Trump: DREAMers Should 'Rest Easy'; Prosecuting Assange 'OK With Me'
Netherlands: Police Shoot Knifeman Screaming 'Allahu Akbar'
Obama Interferes In French Election To Stop Populist Marine Le Pen
Report: Bannon Warned Ailes Megyn Kelly Was 'The Devil,' 'She Will Turn On You'
A dismissed traffic ticket does not go away. The US District Court for the Northern District of Ohio ruled Thursday that the trial of Timothy Wilkins should proceed, even though the evidence against him came from a traffic stop case that had been dismissed by the Cleveland Municipal Court. As a result, Wilkins was found guilty Monday and will be sentenced on November 19.