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If the actual time of the citation is after 7pm, then he is sunk on that one. It is simply a matter of the clock...if he is prohibited from driving after 7pm and he was cited after that, then there is no defense to that violation unless there was some type of serious emergency, like a trip to the hospital, that would mitigate this.
As for the speeding, if he has some type of evidence to fight the charge, like a passenger witness, then he could object to that charge. But without any evidence to fight with, it is his word against the police officer's, and I don't have to tell you how that goes 99% of the time...
It wouldn't hurt for him to plead not guilty and take it to a hearing just to see if the police officer showed up because he could move to dismiss the charges since the state couldn't prove its case. Sometimes cops just get busy or decide that they don't want to appear and the charges get dismissed.