Friday, March 2, 2012

Summary Trial - Speeding

Commonwealth v. K.H. (Summary Trial)
Charge/Violation:  75 §3362 §§A2-32 Exceeding 55 MPH by 32 MPH
Case Summary:  Defendant was stopped for exceeding the speed limit by 32 miles per hour, which if convicted, would carry 5 points to their Driver's License in addition to a Departmental Hearing and Sanctions provided under Section 1538(d).  In addition to this, Defendant already carried points on their license so any conviction adding points, could lead to a license suspension.
Disposition:  Defendant was not convicted of  75 §3362 §§A2-32 - Exceeding 55 MPH by 32 MPH, instead, Defendant entered a Guilty Plea to a lesser charge, 75 §3362 §§A2-5 Exceeding 55 MPH by 5 MPH, which carried no points and no license suspension.