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Can I be cited twice for the same offense and be made to plead guilty to the same offense twice, just in different jurisdictions?

Question Details: I was stopped on 11/01 at 8:30 in the morning for my car not being properly registered by the police in Newport. I was stopped again on 11/29 by the state police for the same offense. My court date with Newport was 12/12, so I assumed I had up until that date to re-register the car. At the Alderman court date in Newport I pled guilty and paid my fines. However, now I have a second court date on 12/20 with the state which will surely involve more court fees and fines.

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