Rockford, IL asked in Traffic Tickets for Illinois

Q: I got a speeding ticket for the first time in Illinois. Was doing 72 in a 45 and wonder what the price is going to be.

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Brandon K. Davis
Brandon K. Davis
  • Traffic Tickets Lawyer
  • Northfield, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: Agg speeding 26-34 mph over the limit is a class b misdemeanor. The maximum penalty is up to 6 months in jail and a $1,500.00 fine. Again, that is the maximum penalty. Ideally, a conviction can be kept off of your record through negotiation. Of course, minimizing the fines is also a priority. Contact an attorney who practices in the courthouse where your case is assigned to discuss the specifics.

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