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Q: got charged with evading but never knew i was being pursued or seen lights on till i looked back, and slowed down.

i caught some speed on my bike to get home and guess i ended up passing a officer somewhere along the highway, i never noticed and lights or sirens while speeding and once i slowed down after a sec is when i noticed i had officer behind me with lights on at that moment not before, now im being... View More

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Michelle Lugo
answered on Jun 10, 2024

I'm sorry you are in this predicament, but there is a lot that can be done. It doesn't sound like you meet the "intentionally" part of the statute required for the offense. The State will try and prove their case through circumstantial evidence inferring that you knew you were... View More

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