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If I was issued an unlawful parking ticket while out of state, how do I fight it?

Question Details: I recently travelled to IL and received an invalid ticket that they refuse to remove on 06/04. My license plate expired on 07/08 but I received a ticket for an expired license plate on 07/04. This is not correct and no matter what proof I give them, they refuse to budge. I am not going to pay this ticket. I've tried many times to provide proof of no expiration but they keep insisting it is expired. It is now double the original amount due. The DMV in WI is not giving me any assistance and say that I've already given the police department in IL enough proof. The day I received my ticket I flagged down a police officer down the street who ran my license plate and told me it should not have been given to me in the first place. He was not able to remove it because it was from a "meter maid".

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