Legal Question in Criminal Law in Virginia

So I was given a 69 in a 45mph reckless driving ticket but my speedometer was not working. (This is in Chesterfield, VA) Could I face jail time even though my speedometer was not working? The police officer gave me a ticket for that too.

Asked on 8/23/13, 1:33 pm

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Michael E. Hendrickson Attorney & Counsellor at Law
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I would say, no, you're not likely to be facing

any time in the local slammer if convicted of the reckless

charge (assuming you have no serious prior criminal convictions).

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Answered on 8/26/13, 8:33 am

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