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Last month, D.C. resident Tanya M. Topolewski expected to receive a refund check for $500. Instead, she got $300, along with a letter stating the rest was being withheld for a "DMV offset" -- an unpaid ticket.
At a DMV hearing on Tuesday debate centered on how to fix the adjudication system that many drivers feel is cumbersome and unfair.
In March, a Manassas man received a notice about an outstanding ticket and learned he was the victim of a human error.
A Maryland woman who received a parking ticket in Northwest D.C. on the same day she went to both a funeral in Mitchellville and the emergency room in Columbia says she was the victim of an erroneous ticket and won't drive in D.C. anymore.
Christopher Daignault has been fighting for six months what he says is a bogus parking ticket on a car he doesn't own and a license plate he reported lost in September of 2010.
A Prince George's County parking ticket writer is facing criminal charges for allegedly falsifying more than $2,600 in citations.
Montgomery County officials are apologizing to a Bethesda man for an erroneous parking ticket and promise to make changes to prevent it from happening again.
Prospects appear strong that the nation's capital will hire more ticket writers in the fall.
D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh -- who has oversight of the DMV -- wouldn't go into specifics about John R. Stanton's case. But she did say the situation is convoluted.
WTOP follows up with a federal worker who appealed a ticket because his car was parked in an airport garage at the time the ticket was issued.