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Falsifying Registration Plates

Call (410) 630-4274 to Let Our Baltimore Traffic Ticket Lawyers Fight for You

If you have been accused of forging, tampering, or otherwise falsifying car registration plates or stickers, you could face serious penalties if convicted of this traffic crime. It is in your best interest to obtain the legal services of an experienced attorney.

At The Law Office of Mark G. Scheuerman, LLC, our Baltimore traffic ticket attorneys are dedicated to protecting your rights and freedom when facing criminal charges. We can evaluate your case, determine your available legal options, and create a strong defense strategy to either get your case dismissed or your charges/penalties reduced. Let us help you get the best possible outcome in your case.

Maryland Laws & Penalties for Falsifying Registration Plates

In Maryland, it is against the law to alter, forge, or falsify documents and plates, such as a registration plate, registration card, certificate of title, or permit. In addition, an individual cannot possess, construct, manufacture, sell, or use any paraphernalia designed to falsifying documents and plates.

Common examples of falsifying registration plates include:

  • Alter an originally issued license plate
  • Using a counterfeit license plate
  • Using a false or stolen registration sticker

Falsifying registration plates is a misdemeanor offense, punishable by a maximum two-month jail sentence and a fine of up to $500. On the other hand, driving an unregistered vehicle or allowing someone else to drive an unregistered vehicle is also a misdemeanor, which carries a maximum $500 fine.

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Due to the seriousness of these charges, having a skilled lawyer on your side can make a significant difference. With more than two decades of collective legal experience, we can guide you through the complexities of your case, handle all the necessary paperwork, negotiate with the prosecution, and ensure you get the justice and results you deserve.

Do not hesitate to contact our firm and discuss your case with a Baltimore traffic ticket attorney today.

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