Former German footballer Michael Ballack has refused to testify in the speedy trial held at the Investigating Court Number 1 from Trujillo (Cáceres), for a crime against road safety for which the prosecutor has requested a fine of almost 10.000 euros and meat withdrawal during 2 Years and a half. Ballack has been identified as the driver of the A-7 traveling at 211 kilometers per hour at the kilometer point 268, on the A-5, direction Badajoz and at the height of the town of Santa Cruz de la Sierra yesterday.
Speed exceeds by more than 80 kilometers the allowed limit of 120 Y, Thus, It is a crime classified in the Penal Code as against road safety in its modality of excessive speed. The star has been assisted in the speedy trial by a public defender, as your lawyer was not located in Germany, and you have waived your right to declare.
The prosecutor who has attended the trial has reported that normally in these cases a conformity is reached, but since there is no agreement, A new oral hearing has been set that will take place at the end of this month in the Criminal Court of Cáceres. Because the prosecution did not request a prison sentence, Ballack may not appear for trial, though he's been summoned to be in the same.
The penalty he faces is a fine of 11 months at the rate of a daily quota of 30 euros per day and a driving ban for 2 years and 6 months.