Legal Question in Criminal Law in Virginia

I got pulled over a couple of nights ago for going 79 in a 45 on the way home. I was in a hurry because I had a test the next time and didn't realize I was going that fast. A cop pulled me over and gave me a ticket for reckless driving and another one for not having my license. Guess I forgot it because I was in such a hurry to get home. I'm not sure if this helps or not but I am a student and I do currently have a job. What is my likely punish,ent for a first time offense misdemeanor?

Asked on 9/01/13, 11:03 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Michael Hendrickson Michael E. Hendrickson

Best to have an attorney representing you on this criminal charge (if at all possible) to see if it can be reduced to a speeding infraction and the NVOL charge dropped.

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Answered on 9/02/13, 6:30 am


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