Interference With Official Traffic Control Device, A.R.S. 28-649

interference with a traffic control device

What does the law say? A.R.S. 28-649(A) says that “A A person shall not attempt without lawful authority to or in fact alter, deface, injure, knock down or remove an official traffic control device, a railroad sign or signal or an inscription, shield or insignia on any device, sign or signal or any part of the device, sign or signal.” … Read More

Improper Transport of an Equine to a Slaughtering Establishment

improper transport of an equine

In Arizona, it is a crime to improperly transport your horse to a “slaughtering establishment”. It’s not a crime to improperly transport your horse if you just want to ride it, but if you’re taking it to be killed, the State of Arizona wants to make sure you do it right. The statute that addresses this is A.R.S. 28-912. Some … Read More

How to Get Rid of a Warrant

bench warrant

This page discusses warrants issued for misdemeanor violations by limited jurisdiction courts. Warrants for felony matters are different. What is a warrant? This post is discussing bench warrants, warrants initiated by a judge. There are also arrest warrants, initiated by a law enforcement agency and then signed by a judge. A bench warrant is called a bench warrant because it … Read More

Do I Need A CDL?

Do I need a CDL?

How do you know if you need a commercial driver license (CDL)? The laws surrounding whether or not you need a CDL are complex. Even the cops who issue tickets for driving without a CDL have trouble understanding the laws. That’s why they use the handy flow chart you see at the end of this post. A police shared his … Read More