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Were you cited only for speeding or also something else?
Thank you for your follow up.
Speeding in Georgia is a criminal misdemeanor offense which is punishable by a fine of up to $1000 and a jail time of up to 1 year upon conviction.
Generally, the only option would be to hire an experienced local Georgia criminal attorney and to have this attorney file a motion with the court to waive personal appearance of the defendant, if the judge agrees, then this attorney will be able to represent you without your physical appearance in court.
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