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post #3 of (permalink) Old 03-25-2012
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Originally Posted by pony_boy View Post
So i let my old man take my car to NYC for a business trip. He ended up getting charged with reckless driving along the way. What is the policy in the United States? He obviously has to go to court, but im trying to get a little perspective from you guys that live in the US. How badly did he screw up?
I'm not an expert in NY State Laws but I think they can nail you for Reckless Driving for pretty much anything. Seems to me that if you greatly exceed the speed limit, they can skip giving you a speeding ticket and go right to Reckless Driving. Reckless Driving and Speeding in New York State

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