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I need advise on a road accident case. VIC 3023. Nothing so
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I had a car accident back in October last year. I hit the
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I have a question relating to a traffic infringement. I
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I need to dispute a speeding fine. Alleged speed of 102 in a 70 zone!!! 5 Points and $700 fine. The police were in a car on the otherside of the road, and didnt pull my husband over until 5 minutes la… read more
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