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Traffic Ticket Lawyers In Henrico County Virginia Speeding Violation Code 46.2-870
Traffic Ticket Lawyers In Henrico County Virginia Speeding Violation Code 46.2-870

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Jackson v. Commonwealth

Facts:

Defendant a resident of Henrico appealed the judgment of the Circuit Court in Virginia, which convicted her of operating a motor vehicle in excess of the posted speed limit in violation of Va. Code Ann. § 46.2-870.  The defendant had previously been issued a ticket for speeding in traffic in another county.

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Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • Va. Code Ann. § 46.2-882 provides in part that the speed of any motor vehicle may be checked by the use of radar. The results of such checks shall be accepted as prima facie evidence of the speed of such motor vehicle in any court or legal proceeding where the speed of the motor vehicle is at issue. In any court or legal proceeding in which any question arises about the calibration or accuracy of any radar device as defined in § 46.2-882 used to check the speed of any motor vehicle, a certificate, or a true copy thereof, showing the calibration or accuracy of the speedometer of any vehicle or of any tuning fork employed in calibrating or testing the device, and when and by whom the calibration was made, shall be admissible as evidence of the facts therein stated. No calibration or testing of such device shall be valid for longer than six months.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax Prince William Richmond Loudoun Virginia Beach Fredericksburg Lynchburg

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We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case. Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.

Henrico Court House Detail:

Henrico Circuit Court

P. O. Box 90775
4301 East Par Road,
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

Henrico General District Court

P. O. Box 90775
4301 East Par Road,
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

Henrico Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

4201 E. Par Road,
Henrico, VA 23228-2745
P.O. Box 90775,
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

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Disclaimer:

These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.