I had received a reckless driving ticket in Virginia for doing 83/70 on I-95. The attorney got it where it would have been dismissed if I had submitted my driving school certificate in time. The Prince George county court did not receive the certificate in time and now I'm "guilty on absence" of reckless driving. I paid the fine since it said it was due immediately. This is my first offense and I'm also licensed in Maryland. The clerk said I had 10 days from 8/11 to submit a written amendment. If I send a written amendment with a copy of my completion of driving safety school, can I get a reduced sentence? Is it even possible to get it dismissed at this point?
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