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Hello, I was in New York a few days ago and received a speeding ticket, was doing 50 in a 25mph tunnel, I'm a Florida resident and that was my first time in NYC after approximately 4yrs, however, first time driving a car. I did not know the speeding limit in NY was 25mph if non posted. It was almost midnight, I was going back to the hotel, my wife and my two daughters were in the car with me, and I got pulled over by a police officer as soon as I got out of the tunnel, and he showed my speed in the radar. I got a ticket for $203. My question is, do I just plead guilty and pay the ticket or do I have any chance to plead not guilty? I just wouldn't like to have my good driving history damaged by this only traffic violation in 4yrs. (I never got a ticket in FL either), please advise, thank you. Jezz
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Traffic Lawyer: Ray, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

You can consider defensive driving here.It will help reduce the fall out from the ticket.

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http://newyorkspeedingfines.com/effect-defensive-driving-ny-speeding-ticket/

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