I'm 19 years old, i just home from college the other day and my mom asked me to put up my sister from the hospital early in the morning because she works long shifts and gets tired. I have never driven on the road before and i was pulled over for going 55 in a 35 i believe i was going with the flow but i could be wrong. I am not making any excuses and i am at fault and i plan on going to court to say I'm guilty.
Stop. The judge won't listen to you. Most everything will be handled between you and the prosecutor. You are 19. Because you are not yet 21, your license may be suspended. We don't know enough information here to say one way or another. You should at least speak with a lawyer before entering any plea. The lawyer will ask you questions and then possibly be in a better position to properly advise you.
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Your story won't make a difference to the judge. What will make a difference is hiring a lawyer to go to court with you and to negotiate the speed down or otherwise help you prevent your insurance rates from going up.
I concur with the other attorneys above. Hire an attorney. It will be worth the money. Find an attorney that is regularly in that court in that county/city.
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