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Can I Take a Driving School to Get Out of My Traffic Ticket?

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There are 100 counties in North Carolina and each county has different policies and procedures for handling criminal matters and traffic citations. With that said, depending on the county in which you receive your traffic citation or speeding ticket, completing a driving course may give you a better chance at obtaining a more beneficial outcome. I want to be clear that it is very uncommon for you to "get out ...

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Careless and Reckless Driving Reductions in North Carolina

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In some instances, a misdemeanor high speed charge may also be accompanied by a secondary traffic misdemeanor charge of "Careless and Reckless Driving." If the speeding charge is so exceptionally high, it would otherwise cause a suspension of your driving privilege. We may negotiate with the District Attorney to allow a Plea of Guilty to the charge of Careless and Reckless Driving in exchange for a dismissal of a speeding ...

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Will a speeding ticket in NC affect my driving record in a different state?

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In most cases, your North Carolina speeding ticket will affect your out-of-state driving record. The reason is because most states are part of the Driver License Compact (DLC). There is reciprocity for the states that have signed the DLC, meaning that traffic citations issued in the state of North Carolina get reported to your home state. This usually results in your home state treating your speeding ticket as though it ...

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