Will it affect my immigration status if I do not appear for court for a minor infraction? 2 Answers as of March 06, 2011

What happens if you don't appear in court for an infraction like jaywalking?

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William C. Gosnell, Attorney at Law
William C. Gosnell, Attorney at Law | William C. Gosnell
Yes.
Answer Applies to: Tennessee
Replied: 3/6/2011
Law Office of Christine Troy
Law Office of Christine Troy | Christine Troy
I am not quite sure about that. That probably depends on the jurisdiction. As an attorney, I can only advise you to attend. Sometimes a no-show = a bench warrant but not sure if that would occur with a minor infraction.
Answer Applies to: California
Replied: 3/6/2011
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