Have you been charged with reckless driving in the State of Maryland?

Are you concerned about the consequences of being charged with reckless driving in the state of Maryland?

As per Md. Transportation Code Ann. § 21-901.1,

“A person is guilty of reckless driving if he drives a motor vehicle:

(1)  In wanton or willful disregard for the safety of persons or property; or

(2) In a manner that indicates a wanton or willful disregard for the safety of persons or property”.

Reckless Driving Maryland

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Jeff v. State

Facts:

Defendant sought review of his reckless driving conviction, after a bench trial in the Circuit Court for Baltimore (Maryland), for driving a vehicle while his license was suspended or revoked, Md. Code Ann., Transp. § 16-303, driving while under the influence of alcohol, § 21-902(b), and failing to drive to the right of center of the highway § 21-301. The trial court denied defendant’s motion to suppress evidence.

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Holdings:

The Maryland Court made the following holding:
  • Md. Code Ann ., Transp. § 21-902 (b) prohibits driving or attempting to drive while under the influence of alcohol.
  • When one is charged with violating Md. Code Ann ., Transp. § 21-902(a), that person may be convicted of violating either subsection (a) or, if supported by the evidence, subsection (b), but may not be convicted of violating subsections (c) or (d). This is by virtue of the common law of lesser included offenses. If one is charged only with violating subsection (b), that person can be convicted only of that charge.

If you have been charged with a criminal offense of reckless driving in the state of Maryland, contact our law firm immediately for help.

We have client meeting locations in Montgomery County (Rockville) and Baltimore.

Reckless Driving Maryland

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.

Contact our law firm today to speak with a lawyer today.  An attorney from our firm will do his best to help you.

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