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Traffic & DUI


A moving violation is any violation of the law committed by the driver of a vehicle while it is in motion. The term "motion" distinguishes it from other violations such as parking violations, equipment violations, or paperwork violations relating to insurance, registration, inspection, etc.

1. Speeding

The act or an instance of driving especially a motor vehicle faster than is allowed by law.

2. Reckless Driving

Reckless driving or dangerous driving is a major moving traffic violation.
It is usually a more serious offense than careless driving, improper driving, or driving without due care and attention and is often punishable by fines, imprisonment, and/or driver's license suspension or revocation.

3. DUI

Driving under the influence of alcohol (driving while intoxicated, drunk driving, operating under the influence, drinking and driving, drink-driving, impaired driving) or other drugs, is the act of operating a vehicle (including bicycle, boat, airplane, wheelchair, or tractor) after consuming alcohol or other drugs. It is a criminal offense

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Grier Ferguson's primary areas of practice are personal injury, criminal law, and real estate. After graduating from law school from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, he has practiced continually with his current law firm. Mr. Ferguson was born and reared in Suffolk, Virginia. He received his undergraduate degree, a B.A. in political science, from East Carolina University. Mr. Ferguson is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, the Virginia Trial...

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