Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
Can a detective, using only a dash cam, book you for
Can a detective, using only a dash cam, book you for speeding? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I am enquiring on belalf of an 86yr old lady who was issued
I am enquiring on belalf of an 86yr old lady who was issued a speeding ticket for 121 kph, which she swears was incorrect - she is an ex nun, and is adamant that she would never drive at that speed, a… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
What is the law that police can't book you decending a and
what is the law that police can't book you decending a hill and they are less than 50 metres from a speed sign and have no sinage… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
I was given a sppeding fine kms over the limit. I was riding
I was given a sppeding fine for 30 kms over the limit. I was riding my motorbike. There was no speed camera, no radar equipment in the car, but the police said he has to do 90 in a 60 zone to catch up… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
hi I was booked on a mobile speed camera officer claimed I
hi I was booked on a mobile speed camera officer claimed I was doing 78klm per hr I disagreed on 3 times I no I was under 65klm should he at least shown me the reading on the gun instead of bringing t… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
I had a problem with police officer on cunningham highway ipswitch
I had a problem with police officer on cunningham highway ipswitch on the way to warwick( I was on the way to brisbane city) 13/12/13 4:30 which stopped because of over speed which I was on 80km zone(… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
Our P2 driver son 18 years old he was nervous of this and
Our P2 driver son 18 years old he was nervous of this and just accepted what the officer told him. He had stopped given way to a car along the road the turned onto the road, Our son was coming down a … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers
Hi there I am going to court tomorrow for a speeding offence.
Hi there I am going to court tomorrow for a speeding offence. The officer did not detect my speed with a radar gun nor did he follow me for two tenths of a mile to get an accurate reading on his speed… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
i have just received an infringement notice for speeding 53k
i have just received an infringement notice for speeding 53k in a 40k zone in brisbane, as this is just in the mid tear fine range is there any case for me to try and get it lowered to the lower tear … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi I was caught speeding by a hand held gun going 111km in
Hi I was caught speeding by a hand held gun going 111km in a 70 zone i am a novice driver with 6 weeks left on mu P's I beleive that the reading may be incorrect . if the reading shows just 1 km less … read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Good morning , i recieved a letter and a ticket in the mail
Good morning , i recieved a letter and a ticket in the mail from the police on the charge of "Wilfully start or drive a vechicle in a way that makes unnecessary noise or smoke" At the time of the offe… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
I was stopped by a Policemand in Mareeba in the 3rd July and
I was stopped by a Policemand in Mareeba in the 3rd July and the Policeman waved a radar gun at me claiming I had exceeded the speedlimit by travelling at 77kmph in a 60kmph zone. I first became aware… read more
cmcd
cmcd
LLB
146 satisfied customers
Hi there, I recently received a traffic fine for speeding,
Hi there, I recently received a traffic fine for speeding, I allegedly travelled 82Km/H in the Centenary Highway Richland build-up area (60Km/H zone). I'm just seeking for some advices that if it is w… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
What is the admissible distance or time a Police Officer must
What is the admissible distance or time a Police Officer must observe a "speeding" vehicle before making a judgement on the speed? I was booked for following a vehicle that was measured by radar 19 km… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Recieved a speeeding fine I was not the car the officer usded
Recieved a speeeding fine I was not the car the officer usded the radar gun on, it was the car in front of mine, he pulled over both and said that because I was travelling behind the car he used the s… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
I was booked doing 71km in a 50km zone by radar gun from ahead
I was booked doing 71km in a 50km zone by radar gun from ahead when I was behind two other vehicles. I was doing exactly 60km as I thought that was the speed limit. (my mistake). However I was not doi… read more
Maurice
Maurice
Lawyer
Master's Degree
1,980 satisfied customers
one weeks ago police officer called me on my mobile and said
one weeks ago police officer called me on my mobile and said come to murabinne police station and they haded me a ticket of speeding fine speed 100 in 60 zone on queens road melbourne .date of offence… read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
52,685 satisfied customers
I had a police officer pull me over for speeding, he never
I had a police officer pull me over for speeding on the M1 motorway between Brisbane & the Gold Coast, this officer had been driving in front of me & behind me for some time on the 4 lane motorway, he… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,663 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

52,685 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,663 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x