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Dual convictions did not violate double jeopardy (access required)

Where appellant was convicted in two different counties for felony eluding, there was no double jeopardy violation. Even though the convictions arose from the same incident, the motorists endangered were not the same in the two counties. Background In Chesterfield County, a state trooper pursued appellant driving a Maserati on a freeway over 90 mph, weaving in ...