How many days will you be in jail if you don't wanna pay a traffic ticket?

I work for my uncles company so he says he will give me the time from work. Also i have a chauffeur from the company that drives me around so i don't mind getting a license suspension as i seldom use it. So how many days will i have to be in jail because i refuse to pay the $500 fine?

Asked By: Captain Crunch - 11/8/2008
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If you don't pay it, the fine could double or triple and they can add court costs, jail time, and other fees. Otherwise, they clobber you with increases if not paid on time. It isn't worth it. Did you appeal it already? If you are driving around in a limo, it sure sounds like you can afford the $500. I've heard... More
Answered By: Bridgette B - 11/8/2008
Additional Answers (6)
Probably arounfd 30
Answered By: bomber - 11/8/2008
Many homeless people with cars find it more advantageous to do the time rather than pay the three-hundred dollar ticket. Probably 3 or more days I would guess- and recommend the experience if only to temper your arrogance.
Answered By: bittermeds - 11/8/2008
probably 30 in county.
Answered By: I can haz cheezburger - 11/8/2008
$500 fine? what the hell were you driving a lambo? just pay the fine or fight it in court.
Answered By: William B - 11/8/2008
You might not have to; go to court and the cop might not show up. They often don't, and if he/she doesn't, the judge will throw it out.
Answered By: Christopher K - 11/8/2008
It depends. If the judge decides to find you in contempt (and depending on your actions, he can), you can be held in jail indefinitely, and not only that you get billed for the costs of your stay... More
Answered By: jslinderml - 11/8/2008
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