Montgomery County mass fines, license revocations face $50 jury fine rule

print If you are one of the 14,223 victims of Montgomery County’s sessions court a remedy for your plight may lie in that court’s limited authority to impose fines. If any of the three judges in that court have imposed a fine on you beyond F$50, it is an illegal imposition you can challenge under the constitution. By David Tulis / NoogaRadio 92.7 The constitution limits the power of judges to impose fines, giving it generally to the people through the jury — or through the general assembly. “No fine shall be laid on any citizen of this state that … Continue reading Montgomery County mass fines, license revocations face $50 jury fine rule