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If your daughter has a junior license, her license would only be suspended if she received a severe violation or two regular citations. Driving out of class is a regular citation, so if that was the only violation she would not be suspended for that one violation, but a second violation would get a 60 day suspension. For a severe violation (speeding, red light, dui, accident) a 60 day suspension is imposed.
You can fight the citation and should go to court and plead not guilty, but it is a bit difficult if she was in NYC and was driving when she was not supposed to be under her junior license. The reason I say go to court and plead not guilty is that many times the prosecutors will offer a deal such as a reduced fine or a deferred adjudication, meaning she would pay the fine and if she did not get another ticket in 6 months they would agree to dismiss this ticket to keep it from going on her license.