Q: I got a speeding ticket going 74 in a 55. I had turned onto the state highway and did not see a posted speed limit.
Can I contest it and report that? Is it worth it/will it get me out of my ticket?
A: Of course you can contest it. Whether it is successful will be up to the fact finder, in this instance, the judge. It might be successful, but you won’t know unless you try.
A: Yes, of course, every speeding ticket can be contested, and should be. Focus on the desired outcome. Perhaps that can be met by agreement. Next, gather all facts and keep an open mind to all possible legal defenses. That defense may be the best available, or another might be better. If it's important, get help from a criminal defense lawyer. But fight it regardless.
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