Believe it or not, the state of Washington has an extremely low average sentence for Vehicular Homicide.
The average sentence for a Vehicular Homicide plea bargain is rarely above three years, one year of probation, a $1000 fine and the judge may revoke the defendants driver's license as well as may require an electric home monitoring device.
Compared to many other states, Washington's average plea bargain is low. Many other states average between 3-10 years prison time for vehicular homicide. In addition, the $1000 fine is lower than the most states. For more information visit the Vehicular Homicide Sentencing chart.
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