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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law for New York on
Q: How often do speeding misdemeanor tickets in ny get dropped to violatos

G to he cop we rote me one speeding over 55 bunch of inadequate signaling changing lanes hov device infraction 10 total yes he wrote me for reckless driving

Luigi Vigliotti
Luigi Vigliotti answered on Jan 28, 2021

Speeding charges in NY are NOT misdemeanors. If he wrote you for reckless driving, that's a misdemeanor. However, speeding offenses are traffic infractions that involve 3 points, 4 points, 6 points, 8 points or 11 points depending on how fast one was traveling. Or in the case of VTL... Read more »

4 Answers | Asked in DUI / DWI for New York on
Q: I live in new york and was charges with aggravated dui in may 2020 and have yet to be arrainged it was to be june 6 2020

The court postponed it, is there a time limit for the court to do so despite covid. it is being done virtually and on the phone at that court

Luigi Vigliotti
Luigi Vigliotti answered on Jan 11, 2021

Due to the pandemic, the Court has the power to postpone cases. Once you're arraigned, speedy trial may be a mechanism by which you can obtain a favorable result. You should speak to an experienced attorney about your case. Good luck and be safe!

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1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Tax Law for New York on
Q: I was charged with having untaxed ciggarets i need help in Madison county but don't want an appointed one
Luigi Vigliotti
Luigi Vigliotti answered on Jan 9, 2021

You should do an internet search of attorneys in the Madison county area that handle your particular type of legal situation. In addition, you can contact the local bar association and ask for a list of criminal practitioners. Finally, the local assigned counsel panel may provide a list of... Read more »

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