Legal Question in Traffic Law in Georgia

I had recently received a speeding ticket and was also charged with reckless driving I was clock at 89 in a 65 on hwy 85 in Georgia. I also got a ticket for a broken speedometer at the time I have court fastly approaching and wanted to know what I could be possibly looking at.

Asked on 8/27/13, 7:51 am

2 Answers from Attorneys

Glen Ashman Ashman Law Office

Probably a large fine and a $200 super speeder surcharge. You'd do well to talk to a lawyer. If you're under 21 you may also face a license suspension.

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Answered on 8/27/13, 7:59 am

Robert Gardner Hicks, Massey & Gardner, LLP

If you have a lawyer, you could probably have some of the charges reduced so that the effect on your license is minimal. If you just go in and pay the fine (which is what you would normally get for these charges) the points on your license will cause your insurance to go up significantly. If you are under 21, these points are enough to suspend your license. Try and find an attorney to walk you through this, as the money you will spend on an attorney will save you more in the long run that it would cost.

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Answered on 8/28/13, 10:55 am

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