Is it worth trying to get a speeding ticket reduced to a non moving violation?
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I would like to prefact this answer with the fact that I am not licensed in WI, which is presumably where the violation occured. That said, in my state of NJ I would always advise a client to to seek a non-moving violation, because, under NJ law, a non-moving violation generally dosen't carry any points and generally carry lower fines. However, although points are generally not associated with non-moving violations, a conviction for a non-moving violation will generally be reported to the MVC of your state and will appear on your driving record.
SHORT ANSWER: You should almost always hire an attorney to contest a moving violation, and attempt to get a plea deal to a non-moving violation.
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