Baton Rouge, LA asked in Uncategorized for Louisiana

Q: Can you get a reckless operation charge dismissed if you go to court and argue that it was not the case?

I was doing 76 in a 45 which is speeding however I was also charged/cited with reckless operation. What are my options?

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Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
  • Baton Rouge, LA
  • Licensed in Louisiana

A: If you go to trial and the prosecution does not prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt or if before trial the prosecution is convinced that it cannot prove its case, then yes you might get the reckless op dismissed. On the other hand, if you are going 30 mph over the speed limit, then many times a Judge will find you guilty of reckless operation. That said, your best bet for a good result is to retain a traffic ticket attorney to represent you in this matter. Good luck.

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