John O. Knowlton - Judge
Kristian E. Hedine - Judge
317 W. Rose Street
Walla Walla, WA 99362


Contact Information
Phone  509-524-2760
Fax        509-524-2775
Office Hours 9:00AM - 4:00 PM
Monday - Friday



Mitigation - Explain the circumstances surrounding the commission of this infraction, you must admit that you committed the infraction.

Contested - To argue that you did not commit the infraction


Deferred Finding Option: 

(Only available once every seven years)

If you want to dispose of this infraction with a Deferred Finding for 12 months to minimize the effect on your driving record, you may request that in writing or in court at a mitigation hearing. 

The cost of this will be the entire penalty noted on your citation plus $30 for administrative costs. You are eligible for Deferred Finding only once every seven years.  If you commit a similar violation within 12 months of deferral, this infraction will go on your record as committed.

CDL holders are NOT eligible for the deferred option.  

You may submit this request by mail.


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