The roads were really slippery at the time, and I felt that it was safer to go through the intersection than to brake and stop in the middle of it. Can I get my case dismissed?
No, weather and/or road conditions are not a legal defense to a traffic violation. The law (and good driving practice) requires you to drive at a speed that is appropriate to the weather and other road conditions, even if that speed is below the legal limit. In adverse conditions, you should drive slowly enough to stop for a red light. Electing to go through the red light because of snowy, icy, wet, or sandy roads is still a violation.

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1. Can I pay my ticket before the court date and keep from having to go to court?
2. What happens at a City Court Hearing?
3. How long will my court appearance take?
4. How can I change my court date?
5. Do I need an attorney to represent my case?
6. If I disagree with the judge’s ruling on my case, what can I do?
7. What if I want to plead not guilty and have a trial?
8. Can I take traffic school to reduce the number of points that might be assessed?
9. What if I don’t have the money to pay now?
10. What if I ignore my court date?
11. How do I obtain or request a copy of my accident or police report?
12. How do red light cameras work?
13. I am positive that the light was yellow when I crossed the stop line. Why did I receive a citation?
14. Is this technology really reliable and accurate?
15. Where are the Photo Red Light cameras located?
16. The roads were really slippery at the time, and I felt that it was safer to go through the intersection than to brake and stop in the middle of it. Can I get my case dismissed?
17. I was driving a heavily loaded truck and could not stop for the red light. Isn't this a defense?
18. I was behind a large truck that blocked my view of the light/school zone light. Will the prosecutor dismiss my case?
19. Doesn't photo red light/radar violate my constitutional rights?