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Just today I was given an infringement for wearing a

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Just today I was given an infringement for wearing a seatbelt incorrectly. I was given the option to have my fine invoice emailed to me. Once I had recieved the infringement summary fifteen minutes later I noticed it said Fined for not wearing a seatbelt. I was wearing a seatbelt..
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Ha queensland of australia
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: no, i dont intend to pay. i am going in to the station tomorrow to dispute this. I believe it is wrong and slanderous as the report says i chose to not wear a belt, deliberately disregarding the law, which was not the case. This particular seatbelt always sigs into my throat unless i adjust it. up until now i had been doing so. even had been seen using this method before by an officer with no problem.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No that us all. thankyou for listening
Hello, you are at liberty to go to the station, but I would simply elect to go to court and explain your argument before a magistrate.Going to the station only allows the police to then reissue you with another fine with the correct details.Please click accept and rate my service (with the stars). I am able to answer further questions after doing so at no further cost
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