Can my ticket be thrown out if the court mailing address is wrong?

I just got this ticket. I was going to pay for it that day but could not find the court office. Turns out the address on the ticket was written wrong. My gps system kept telling me that no such address exists.

Asked on June 25, 2009 under Criminal Law, South Carolina

Answers:

N. K., Member, Iowa and Illinois Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

It's unlikely that a wrong mailing address would invalidate the ticket. You had best find out what the correct address is and pay the ticket (or fight it).


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