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Speeding ticket options

In message <970616234624_-1026723799@emout01.mail.aol.com> WARATAP@aol.com writes:

> I've got to contact the magistrate tomorrow for the speeding ticket I
> recieved on my way to Chicago a little over a week ago.  He lasered me at at
> night doing supposedly 83 in a 70 mph zone.  As you might recall, I was
> speaking to my friend in Chicago over my car phone (not what I usually do)
> when I recieved the ticket.  This was noted on the citation.  Officer was
> friendly and suggested I contact the magistrate.  My option would be:
> A) deny responsibility
> B) admit with explanation

Over here they'd now fine you $60 with three points for speeding, and slam 
you in the pokey for six months for the carphone offence.

 Phil Payne
 Committee Member, UK Audi [ur-]quattro Owners Club