Atlanta, GA asked in Traffic Tickets for Georgia

Q: What kind of speeding ticket do I have if I Was speeding 89 in a 70 in dalton ga area On i75

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James Thomas
James Thomas
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Spartanburg, SC
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Georgia will consider that a "Super Speeder" ticket under O.C.G.A. § 40-6-189. If you pay the ticket without going to court or are convicted in court of going that speed, Georgia will assess an additional $200 fee payable to the state above and beyond whatever you paid to the court. You should talk to a local lawyer about the possibility of getting the speed reduced or the charge amended to avoid that extra penalty.

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