What must I do if I plan to plead not guilty?
If you intend to plead not guilty to the offense charged in the Summons and Complaint and have a trial, you must notify the Court of your intention at least 7 days prior to your scheduled court date. If you fail to notify the Court it may be necessary for you to make 2 court appearances. Please notify Court of disability accommodation needs.

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1. What must I do if I plan to plead not guilty?
2. When is a court appearance required?
3. What if I plan to plead guilty and pay the prescribed penalty?
4. How do I make payment by mail?
5. What if I fail to appear in response to a summons or to pay the prescribed penalty?
6. What if I have been charged with a parking offense and fail to appear or pay the prescribed penalty?
7. Do I need a lawyer?
8. Must I hire my own lawyer?
9. What if I cannot afford a lawyer?
10. Do I have to pay for the Public Defender?